facial difference · hearing · Medical/Dental · Mental Health · Sports

Red Sox Baseball Saved Me In 2017

My mind tells me everything has to be perfect all the time. I’m trying to stop listening. One area where I have had little success has been with my writing. I write for someone for pay, so that stuff actually, truly has to be perfect. Everything else, not so much…I write for me, for my… Continue reading Red Sox Baseball Saved Me In 2017

gratitude

#GivingTuesday is Tomorrow

Happy #GivingTuesday everyone! Here are a few ways you can help my favorite charity, Children’s Craniofacial Association.  Donate $100 today and receive this beautiful scarf that celebrates both the holiday season and the debut of “Wonder” in theaters nationwide. Each $100 donation will be matched, doubling your charitable impact. Give a donation amount of your… Continue reading #GivingTuesday is Tomorrow

acceptance · Cleft Lip and Palate · Writing

Perspective and Paths From the Late ’90s

I took another deep dive into my old files. Files that were on floppy disks that I moved to cloud storage thanks to an\ computer that I found with a disk drive a few years ago. I find something new every time I open up these document files with multiples pieces that sit layer upon layer on… Continue reading Perspective and Paths From the Late ’90s

Cleft Lip and Palate · gratitude · Medical/Dental

Help Me Thank A Great Doctor

Since December 2016, I have been battling right ear and jaw degeneration. My hearing has decreased slowly but surely over the last 8 months. The unwelcome addition of tinnitus began in May 2017. I saw over seven Ear, Nose, and Throat doctors, and a multitude of other specialists since the onset of this latest debacle,… Continue reading Help Me Thank A Great Doctor