• Epilepsy

    A Wild Epilepsy Journey

    “I knew that if I allowed fear to overtake me, my journey was doomed. Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one…

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    On My Own: Life With Epilepsy

    “Humbled by what I’ve lost. Blessed by all I’ve gained.” – Tiffany Kairos Click To Tweet Life with a diagnosis can change many things. It can change your entire life. For better or challenge you for a time. When I…

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    Not According To Plan

    “The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Tolstoy I tucked myself into bed after a long and tedious sixteen year old, Jr. High School day. Drifting and floating thoughts of the following day. Schoolwork, teachers, friends,…

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    Unusual Triggers – Epilepsy

    When I was diagnosed with epilepsy almost nine years ago, I had no idea what to expect. I had a field as far as the eye could see of learning do. The doctor who slammed down the hammer upon my…

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    What Epilepsy Did

    Along my epilepsy journey, I’d come across a profound poem that most know of, titled “What Cancer Cannot Do.” This powerful poem proclaims statements such as, “it cannot silence courage,” “it cannot destroy peace,” “it cannot shatter hope.” This had…

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    I Have Epilepsy and It’s Okay

    When an unfortunate circumstance barges into our lives, by instinct a lot of us are flooded with emotions of panic, worry, anger, frustration, even depression. Swept off of our feet by unpleasant feelings. Taken by the hand, we do the…

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    Miracles Within Epilepsy

    A miracle is defined as: An event that is considered to be the work of God. In looking at the title of my article here, some might be thinking, “What miracles could possibly be extracted from having seizures or being…

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    Down I Go Up I Will Rise

    In public, all alone, among family, my significant other, among friends, I have had the rug pulled out from under me unaware and prepared at the hands of seizures thousands of times. Epilepsy doesn’t have a schedule or doesn’t work…

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    I Looked Back

    Oftentimes, you hear the quote, Don’t look back, you’re not going that way. Which is a wise and honorable quote. However, I’ve learned a few things in looking back. Looking back is good so long as you….Don’t keep your focus…