How are you? I’m fine.

How are you? I am fine. How often do you have this exchange everyday? With your coworkers. Your friends. The store cashier. Sure there are many times you expand and share your fabulous weekend or that story about the horrible traffic you were just in…. Half the time though it is just a formality. ForContinue reading “How are you? I’m fine.”

Stand on the escalator

Today I woke up and didn’t want to go work. This happens a lot. I stayed in bed until the last-minute and that turned into another five and another five. Suddenly, it was 8:35 and I was supposed to be at work in ten minutes. I wrote my HR person that I had accidentally turnedContinue reading “Stand on the escalator”

Chasing Wellness

I was reading an article recently about taking responsibility for your treatment compliance.  It is a very hard road and it takes determination to achieve stability.  And then there is the even harder goal: being truly happy. Happiness seems so elusive.   There is always a temptation to find an excuse, blaming your illness for yourContinue reading “Chasing Wellness”