I remember lonely and what it tasted like before your name took root in my...– Warsan Shire (via noldarling) (this woman is made of equal parts magic and genius)
So… I hate to use the whole “I just got out of the hospital” line, but I just got out of the effing hospital. People are hitting me up on some “Hey how you feeling? Aww, still having seizures and pain everyday? Tragic. Meanwhile, do a) b) c) d) and e) on top of everything you have to do in regular life anyway.” I need to get better. I need to heal and get my health...
get free or die tryin'.: Steve Jobs Wants to... →
fuckyeahfeminists: Just got this in an email Apple wants to control the camera on your phone. The maker of the iPhone wants to patent a sensor that would detect when people are using their phone cameras to do things like film concerts — and give corporations the power to shut them down.1 Wow.
Oh, irony →
So… rumor has it that Texas Governor, potential presidential candidate and sociopath cowboy Rick Perry might be gay. As a proud Texan, I’m not afraid to say he’s at the top of my list of least favorite people. But I also know he could be a real contender for President. If this stops the “family values” guy in his tracks, bring on the smear campaign. Yes, I can be that...
A Week and A Major Life Change Later...
A week ago, I didn’t have all the answers. I’ve been sick for years - even longer than the 5 years I’d originally thought. Turns out, once the picture was complete, things that I thought were benign little disturbances were perfectly explained. I’ve been broken for almost a decade. Peripheral neuropathy, epilepsy, postural orthostatic tachycardia. A clusterf*ck of pain from...
I have epilepsy.
Yep, you read that title correctly. I have epilepsy. I keep repeating it to myself to make it less surreal. I’m only 25. If you paid attention to my tweets or facebook updates, you may have noticed that I’ve been in the hospital the past week. As I sit here in this room that I haven’t left since I entered 6 days ago I am trying to come to terms with my new reality. If you have...
When are you coming home?– Question my daughter just asked me as we watch cartoons in my hospital bed :(
Hospital Food Struggle
Boo: Shut up and get ready to eat your "fried" chicken.
Me: Did you just air quote my fried chicken meal?
Boo: I air quoted the shit outta that chicken.