Silent Screams

The Loudest Silence You’ve Ever Heard Can you hear it? It’s silent to everyone, but positively deafening for you. Have you ever buried something so deep, an emotion, a feeling of anger, or pain, that it just comes barreling towards you like a freight train? Whatever is buried inside you, is now roaring up within…

It Was a Cold Summer Day

The Nerve Tumor Journey Continues You know what it’s like waiting in a doctor’s office. There’s always that unknown, that worry of being told something you don’t wanna hear. Especially if you’re being seen at a facility with a plethora of doctors and specialists, who specialize in weird, odd and rare things….. and you’re one…

Sunshine and Simplicity

My favorite time of the year, here in the North Georgia Mountains, is Summer. When the produce stands open with fresh fruits and veggies, when the mountains fill in with lush vibrant green leaf trees, when the lakes are warm, and when everything is in bloom, it’s truly my happy place. I love mason jars,…

Healing Scars

2019 has been a different year for me. It’s been a year of reckoning. It’s been a year of discovery and healing – healing on so many more levels than just healing from surgery last year. It’s been a year of learning… of gaining patience and confidence, wisdom and strength. It’s forced me to look…

Authentic Defense and Instinctive Munitions

Life’s many battles, and their genuine reflexive response demonstrate the soul’s truth. It’s hard to mask or camouflage an embedded instinctual response to a particular situation or circumstance. Shriveling up, punching a wall, blasting music, or endless crying aren’t everyone’s cup of tea in terms of dealing with daily stresses, or cataclysmic events. Some retreat…

The Inexplicable Reality

Nerve Tumors – Here We Go Again Drift back in time with me, if you will, to November 28 of 2018 when I had fifteen nerve tumors removed from a small portion of both the Femoral and Sciatic nerves. Glory to God, His Hands on my surgeon and the team, I came out of that…

Neurofibromatosis

Understanding the Invisible Shock So throughout this exceedingly long and tedious health journey of mine discovering the true diagnosis, there’s been a lot of confusion regarding what neurofibromatosis actually is. So, let’s just dive in together. So this is a side view picture of a female’s pelvic area, her name I will keep private for…