Entries by Penelope Conway

Get your oomph back

Most of the time when in pain or dealing with an onslaught of symptoms, you don’t feel like doing anything. The simple act of getting yourself up in the morning, making your bed and showering to begin the day can be daunting. I can guarantee you that if you decided…

A little bird told me

I woke up this morning to a bird singing outside my window. That’s great except he was singing so loud that I was awakened from the part of my night (rather early morning) when I was actually asleep. As I lay there in the bed not wanting to get up yet…

I believe in you

I didn’t get this far in life alone. I had help…and a lot of it. The support of family, friends, teachers, coaches, doctors, pastors, neighbors and strangers were invaluable. At times when I was impatient, they helped calm my emotions…