Category Archives: chondritis

Raising awareness

Apparently this is the “thing” to do.   It’s apparently acceptable to be extremely annoying and in my face as long as you’re “raising my awareness” about something that is very important to you.   The fact that I may … Continue reading

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sometimes it’s good to google

Periodically, I get this pain in the left side of my chest – enough to catch my breath, but not enough to make me run to the ER. It’s annoying, and even though I know it’s not my heart, there’s … Continue reading

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Difficult days

Today was one of them. There’s been a lot of stress in my life the past couple of months, I have a very hard time watching someone I love in pain, mental and physical pain, when I can’t fix it. … Continue reading

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thinking about every move

It’s tiresome to have to think about every move your body makes.   Sometimes I feel like I should write down every single thing I do in a day so I can go back and pinpoint the single thing that’s … Continue reading

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Ribs, and not the barbecue kind

My ribs hurt.   Aching, jabbing, pains from nowhere that make me catch my breath and tighten up every muscle – which makes it hurt  – and I know it makes it hurt more, but it’s the automatic reaction to … Continue reading

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Oh, my heart

I have this condition –  – and I get twinges of pain, not often, but sometimes.   Some days are worse than others.   Weather, and stress created by weather, makes it worse. The other day, this Rosie O’Donnell special … Continue reading

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Being a student, once again

It’s been a few years since grad school.   I had forgotten how stressful it is to be a student.   Holy cow! I’m taking a class online to learn to teach online.   It’s interesting, and I’m learning a … Continue reading

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Flaring and swearing

I’ve heard it said over and over, hate steals energy, anger steals energy,  Here’s some energy for you, assholes I am so tired of hurting.  I hate this fucking affliction.   I thought it was over, I thought it was … Continue reading

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Cold, damp, ouch

The good thing about it raining all day is that I don’t have to water the garden. The bad thing is that the damp is making my bones ache – chondritis is not my friend. Chondritis isn’t anyone’s friend! Got … Continue reading

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And today………

I just don’t feel motivated to do anything.   Is it because it’s Tuesday?  Maybe, this is not a good day  of the week lately.   Is it because of the tragedy in  Boston yesterday?   Maybe that’s part of … Continue reading

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