Lyme Life Monday ~Dissociation

Dissociation is exhausting. It takes so much energy. I rest before and after any kind of activity, but it's another level to be at a gathering, a party or a meeting. It is so worth it, though.My body hurts but I don't want that to...

Ungoverned

From laws enacted by lawmakers and rules decreed by agencies, most of us are highly regulated in every aspect of our lives. We get permission from the government for all kinds of things and we register activities for continued monitoring. Businesses and business owners are...

Lyme Life Monday ~ Drama Queens

When I sought relief for pain and fatigue in the 80s, most doctors told me I was stressed out. I couldn't say anything that my primary physician would pursue. I had a number of crazy symptoms that caused my neighbor to become concerned, she called...

Need A Coach?

We all need a coach now and then. For entrepreneurs, coaching has been a big business for a long time. Life coaches and ministry coaches are all the rage. In the age of information we live in, there are too many options for most of...

Visit the Sick

If you've ever been ill for any length of time, you know it can be isolating. There's a sense of loss, even if it is temporary. Whether it's the flu or early pregnancy, an injury or some other illness, days or weeks may be lost....

Kill the Baby

Holli was just 18. She had been raped by her mother's husband. The answer to the problem? Kill the baby, of course. When she got pregnant, Holli could have been spared the painful rapes if she'd been allowed to live.Holli was repeatedly raped, suffered sexually...

Lyme Life Monday ~Rest or Rest

There is no escaping it really. Sometimes you just have to rest. If you choose to push through and force yourself to keep going after your body clearly tells you that you need rest, at some point you have no more options. Bodies break down....