• Epilepsy

    Diagnosiversary

    “….Don’t deny the diagnosis; try to defy the verdict…” — Norman Cousins December 11th, 2008. A morning forever etched upon my heart, my mind and soul. Like that of a scar that once inflicted pain. Now, looking back, smiling in…

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    Epilepsy Meet Yoga

    “Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Mind. Body. Spirit.” Physical fitness and especially yoga has always been something that I found always interested me. I had dabbled in it off and on over the years quite a bit.…

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    1,825 Days

    “Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.” — Max Frisch 1,825 days ago today, or 5 years ago, before the hour of 9 a.m., I awoke a seemingly happy healthy young woman. I awoke still a newly wed of…

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    The Seasons Of Friendships

    “We’ll be Friends Forever, won’t we, Pooh?’ asked Piglet. “Even longer,” Pooh answered.” Friendship. One of the most beautiful treasures that life can offer us. As Leo Buscaglia puts it, “A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my…

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    Aura Story

    What Is An Aura? Aura is a term used to describe symptoms that may occur before a seizure. An aura may include: Bright lights Zigzag lines Slowly spreading spots Distortions in the size or shape of objects Blind or dark…

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    God Gave A Gift

    Matthew 11:28-30 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your…

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    Waking From The Storm

    Grand-Mal (Tonic-Clonic) seizures are like earth quakes and thunderstorms intertwined. However, the core of this massive effect is experienced from within. For me, I am only given seconds to know that it’s coming before darkness washes over me. Where I go,…