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Invisible Chronic Illness Week

This week is Invisible Chronic Illness Awareness Week 30 Things About My Invisible Illness You May Not Know – A Meme

1. The illness I live with is: Type 1 Diabetes

2. I was diagnosed with it in the year: 1970.

3. But I had symptoms since: for a few months before my diagnosis.

4. […]

After an Open Letter the JDRF Opens Up – Part II

** I originally had told Kerri that I was expecting to cover this with a three part post. However, I was able to cover all the salient points in just two parts; so today is the conclusion. **

Yesterday at Six Until Me (thanks again, Kerri!) I described part of a conversation that I […]

After an Open Letter the JDRF Opens Up – Part I

*This originally appeared as a guest post over on Kerri Sparling’s fantastic blog, Six Until Me on September 13, 2010. I’ve put a copy here just for archival purposes

First off, I would like to thank Kerri for the opportunity to be a guest blogger here on Six Until Me. Kerri was one of the […]


Today is the first day of National Invisible Chronic Illness Week and by strange (get it? strange? ha! I kill me!) coincidence Kerri over at Six Until Me asked me to act as a guest blogger today. I was quite pleased to do so, as Kerri was one of the first bloggers I found when […]

Ok Campers

Those of you who know me will understand

Do I step out more into an advocacy role? All my stories are not cheery, not pleasant. But they are real. Am I too damaged by my past to help those generations yet to come? It hurts me to read the blogs of CWD’s. But I feel […]