Pain Defined

Pain noun 1. physical suffering or discomfort caused by illness or injury. 2. careful effort; great care or trouble. (Pain Google) Fibromyalgia is a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain accompanied by fatigue, sleep, memory and mood issues. Researchers believe that fibromyalgia amplifies painful sensations by affecting the way your brain processes pain signals. (Mayo…

Pain Storm

I can feel the beginnings of a fibromyalgia flare up, a.k.a a pain storm.  I woke up feeling like I had had absolutely no sleep and my muscles were as tight as a drum.  I stumbled my way into the bathroom as if I were drunk.  My sinuses were stuffy and my mouth was dry…

November 09, 2017

I know it’s been a long time since I have posted anything on WordPress.  A lot has gone on in the time that I’ve been away. We moved into a new apartment. I love the extra space that I have now. Kim has her space on her side of the room and she has it…

Life with Fibromyalgia

Lately my family has been hit with a series of unexpected deaths, a fire that destroyed my sister’s home and her vehicles, my cousins and aunts got a two month notice that they had to move because the landlord was selling the property, and my children and I have suffered very personal losses as well….

Christmas Joy

On December 13th, our newest addition, a grandson graced us with his presence. He came kicking and screaming into this world like a mighty spark. His name is Kairo but my girlfriend has us all calling him Pyro because she says he’s going to light up the world! He has already lit up our world. …

I’m back…

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted but I’m back after a little hiatus. My life has actually been going pretty well lately. It’s still not without its ups and downs buy I’m finally beginning to see a light at the end of the tunnel. Disability I finally got approved for disability. It’s been a long…

Daily war

This monster is truly winning today. I think I have cried at least 20 out of 24 hours today. I ran out of medication and now all of my symptoms are flaring out of control. I have my doctor on speed dial. His office opens at 8:00 am and I’ll be calling him as soon…