Living With Chronic Pain

About three seconds passed before I started laughing. The question on the acupuncturist’s form read, “Please briefly describe any chronic or acute pain you have.” And there was one single line below on which to write my answer. One. For most of my life I’ve been a dutiful form-filler, taking great pains to find just
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Two Years Post Op (almost) — A Long Overdue Update

It’s been nearly a year since I’ve updated this blog. Yes, I’ve been super busy, have traveled a lot, worked a lot and have continued my journey toward health and healing. I’ve thought about writing a post here and there but the bottom line is that I felt like I needed some time to get
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One Year Post Op: A Reflection

Photo by Bill Ward, licensed under Flickr Creative Commons. Untouched except number 28 circled in green.   I, myself, can hardly believe it. But it’s true… yesterday was one year since I had a Rialto SI joint fusion on my right side. If you’re new to my journey and wish to find an easy way
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