Entries by Penelope Conway

Covered in scars

If you could see my insides, you would see scar after scar after scar. I guess it makes sense that Multiple Sclerosis actually means Multiple Scars. You see, the nerves in my brain and spine have been chewed to bits…literally…

What are you waiting for?

Have you ever had one of those moments when you wished life wasn’t so hard and longed for the negative thoughts rattling around in your head to just shut up? You know…those thoughts that make you feel as if the world is caving in and sucking…

Help, I can’t get up

So I had this bright idea to scrub the floor yesterday and since I’m a bit OCD, I chose to get down on the floor and lug my body along with a bucket of vinegar water across the room to ensure that every nook and cranny was cleaned…