As a child, like most children, I had a hero. He was a man. I followed John Glenn first and then all the other astronauts up until Neil Armstrong took that first important leap for mankind. I remember being angry when Sally Ride was the first woman in outer space. That what who I was… Read More A Hero Is Born and Recognized
I am a mysterious woman. Living a mysterious life. That should be a song. It isn’t. It’s my life. No. It’s not that I am hiding things. Okay, I am hiding things, but only from myself and they are actual things, not secrets. At least I don’t think I’m hiding any secrets from myself. Not… Read More My Mysterious Life
I have lupus. I have pain. I have inflammation. I have more than I bargained for. Little did I know that one of these things is a silent, no, not killer, silent hacker of my life. Last fall I went to see the hand doctor about the pain I was having just below my left… Read More Inflammation and Being Fat Really Are Related
Why a blog titled “Lipstick, Lies, and Lupus”? Because I am addicted to lipstick and normally have 4 or 5 tubes of the stuff with me at all times. Because I am a lupus patient, and because I hate all the lies and misinformation circulating about lupus and the damage and hurt it causes to… Read More Why Lipstick, Lies, and Lupus?