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Living with Lyme

Living with a serious disease doesn’t have to mean your screwed.

Ugly Lyme

Some days I am horrified by the stories of Lyme Disease. I belong to a couple Facebook support groups for people living with Lyme like myself. And sometimes it’s just too much, and I have to walk away. Lyme is so ugly, and what it does people’s mental health is just awful. Lyme doesn’t take pity. “I’ve shit my pants so many times in so many unfortunate situations.“ I read… Read More »Ugly Lyme


Misconceptions of Lyme

I’m thankful and sad at the same time.  I had to tell a friend that I couldn’t hug her when she came in the room.  She was getting over being sick, not my kind of sick, a good sick… one that you feel shitty for a few days with and then move on.

Lyme Disease and Grief make a painful cocktail

Lyme and Grief make for a painful cocktail

  The last few weeks have been extremely stressful and emotional. There has been so many deaths in my circle, both close family and celebrity deaths that struck home.  It’s been a lot to deal with.  My body aches, I have been retreating from physical contact as much as possible.  It’s been hard.   I know I’ve been fighting a touch of depression.  I’ve done my best to try to rest as… Read More »Lyme and Grief make for a painful cocktail