Tag: pain

Note to Self: You do NOT handle steroids well!

Note to Self: You do NOT handle steroids well!

As I’ve mentioned before, I have arthritis in my neck and bulging discs hitting my spinal cord. This has caused weakness in my right arm and a decrease in grip strength, among other very painful issues in my neck/shoulder area itself. (I personally feel having this issue in my left arm would be way better, […]

Posted February 8, 2019 by Jess C. in Note to Self / 0 Comments

When a Runner Can't Run

I’m a runner.   Or, I was a runner. Sometimes, I forget I’m not a runner anymore.  And when it hits me that I can no longer call myself a runner, a wave of depression comes over me that has, on occasion, actually knocked me down.  Thankfully, it’s a short lived fit of self-pity (usually) and is […]

Posted October 14, 2015 by Jess C. in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Dear Me, Life sucks and it's gonna get worse. But after that…

Dear Jess, So you don’t know me (yet), but you will. First off, before you read this….  SPOILERS!  (One day, you’re gonna find that funny and pity anyone Who doesn’t get it.) Right now you’re 18, pregnant, and scared out of your mind (and too proud to admit you have no idea what you’re doing […]

Posted October 1, 2015 by Jess C. in So You Don't Know Me / 0 Comments