Category Ankylosing Spondylitis

Daylight Savings Time

I’ve often been someone who adheres to the old saying “there’s not enough hours in the day.”  In fact, it’s one of the things that I find myself complaining about the most.  The recent time change, in northern Oregon, has made this saying all the more pertinent for me.  Last week, I came home to […]

The post not titled “Pain is like compost”

I had another flare up over the weekend.  A “flare up” is what people say (at least, on internet chat boards) when their ankylosing spondylitis starts hurting again.  Ankylosing spondylitis is basically like rheumatoid arthritis, except for it’s all in your spine (this scientific information is based on five minute conversations with doctors and again, […]

Grow. Cook. Write.

Grow. Almost two years ago, my husband and I bought our first house.  After six years of living in an apartment with a cat who will eat anything green (seriously – basil in the windowsill, daisies in a vase, none of them stand a chance), we were ready to start gardening. The first thing that […]

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