Entries by Penelope Conway

When the wind blows

I went outside yesterday and was almost blown over by the wind. I had a hard time fighting through it just getting to my van. It was blowing so hard that I thought I might float away. That actually happened to me once. Not the floating away part…

Is it morning already?

Have you ever had one of those days when you woke up feeling so bad that you wished the day could just be canceled? That an announcement could be made over the radio…”Today has been canceled due to too many broken nerve signals…

You are not alone

A life with Multiple Sclerosis can be a physically challenging, emotionally draining, round-the-clock exhausting and lonely job. Everything we do takes an extraordinary amount of effort to complete and some things become nearly impossible…

How are you?

Last week was a long, hard week. I pushed through pain, frustrations, difficulties, weariness, weakness, emotional stress, financial strain, the unexpected and loneliness. If I was to list everything I dealt with the list would actually…