I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis at 25 years old. It was hard enough coming to terms with having a lifelong chronic illness at such a young age, let alone think about progression. But I was ready to fight; and with my wife and son by my side, I never missed a doctor’s appointment. I … Continue reading Progressive MS – A Family Journey
After not writing in so long, it’s hard to know where to start. I’ve felt like my voice is gone. I have had so much to say, but that drive to put it out there has been hard to revive. Part of it is coming off of opiates and feeling like I don’t recognize who … Continue reading Earning my wheels — I’m back!
I have written about this before but I think it’s a good time for a refresher. All too often I see things from the disabled community about how a local “hero" has left a note shunning them for not being disabled and parking in a disabled spot; or, they even go a step further and resort … Continue reading Parking with Disabilites
This week Ted Cruz recently congratulated a woman on her struggle with Multiple Sclerosis. My first reaction was "That's a weird choice of words...", and the more I thought about it the more I started to think the congrats wasn't too far off. We should get this out of the way now, I don't agree … Continue reading Congrats on Your Struggle
With November being National Caregiver Month, I wanted to say thank you to everyone out there helping people like me. I especially want to thank my wife Meg for the unwavering support. I can’t imagine this journey without you! While all caregivers may do similar tasks, what they mean to the people they care for … Continue reading National Caregiver Month
Thank you all so much! I am now over 3 weeks into detox and feeling better. Check out my update from last week! I Just wanted to take some time to say Thank You to the best group of people I could surround myself with!
There is hope at day 5!
Day 2 was rough! I can't thank everyone enough for the love!
This last week has been tough! Thanks for all the love!
Meg was lucky enough to score another assisting gig up in the San Juan Islands, and this time there was enough time and space for me and Tuck to tag along (thanks to Catherine and Michael Abegg for giving us the room to stay in!). The weekend was absolutely amazing, even though I managed to … Continue reading Adventure: Orcas Isalnd