Multiple sclerosis, Struggles

Hold on … hold on

It's been awhile since I've posted about music. Or posted at all. Quick recap ... The good: Fall! Pumpkin spice latte! Car bumper fixed! Weekend trip to Dallas! Corn chowder time! More pumpkin spice latte! The bad: Copaxone leaving huge welts. Left hand numb. Fatigue a beast. And ... back to music. R.E.M. broke up… Continue reading Hold on … hold on

Multiple sclerosis, Struggles

Being sick on top of being sick

I've been fighting a nasty cold here lately. Like radioactive green stuff coming out of my nose kind of cold. It's really the first time I've been sick in a year, which, coincidentally, is how long I've been living with MS. And let me say, for the record, it f#4@*)&g suuuuuuuuuucks. I don't recommend. I… Continue reading Being sick on top of being sick

Multiple sclerosis, Struggles, Uncategorized

Gaining persepctive from loss

This week was to be the magical week, when we had hoped to be "in the clear," so to speak. We were going to share with our families and friends this weekend that come Valentine's Day, there would be a new Godwin-Walker to introduce to the world. It wasn't to be. Instead of being near… Continue reading Gaining persepctive from loss

Multiple sclerosis, Struggles

The day I went all Towanda on the world

That would be today, when I pulled in to my work parking lot at 8:45 and discovered all of the handicap spots were already taken. And so I called the business that owns the parking lot and asked what the chances were that they would designate more spots for disabled people. This isn't the first… Continue reading The day I went all Towanda on the world