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Memorial Day 2013

What started as a Facebook status for Memorial Day, turned into something that I felt need more that just Facebook “status”. Remember that “Supporting The Troops” means that we remember they are the very strongest of the “We The People”. That “WE” never be thought of as a “necessary casualty” without profound consideration of the […]

The “Bromance” of Vanity & My Lungs

I have pulmonary fibrosis with my scleroderma.  I speak to the parts of my body like they are separate entities to remind them I know they are plotting against me and I will keep throwing a wrench in their maniacal plans to kill me.  I love my lungs for so many reasons, but they are […]

In The Activist Spotlight, Paul Fugelsang: Trailblazing for Mental Health

  Bonus Prompt: Nominate a Health Activist and Share Why I have nominated Paul Fugelsang for a 2012 Wego Health Activist Award: Trail Blazer.  I wrestled between Silver Stethoscope and Trail Blazer because  Paul is a practicing, licensed therapist in North Carolina.  He has come up with a way to help clients see therapists who […]

Why I Choose to Leave Public Nervous Breakdowns to The Kardashians

How do I decide what to share? 3. Will anyone else but me care?  No= Pick new topic 2. Do I have valid research to back information I talk about? No= Pick new topic 1.  Should I post about an ongoing unresolved  crisis?  No= Pick new topic.   Solve crisis privately, post when there is […]