Wow! You folks are an optimistic bunch. I lead off my last letter with a sarcastic (I thought) rant about “being cured” of Sarcoidosis despite still feeling like crap and you all respond with joy and congratulations and talk of miracles. If ever there was an example of the limitations of the written word (or […]
I’m Cured! Again! Apparently!
This was edited April 2014 from its original first published as part of my March 2014 letter. I’m cured! I’m cured! Thanks be to the great sacrificial kitten, I am cured! Oh, I don’t feel any different whatsoever, but I am cured! Behold the healing powers of dried platypus testicle elixir, I am cured! Chronic […]
I’m Better. Kinda, Sorta, Maybe.
This was edited April 2014 from its original first published as part of my March 2010 letter. Yes, my body remains decrepit. The back and neck issues remain, annoying and painful as ever. If I didn’t know better I’d swear a dyslexic mistakenly input my birth year as 1972 in the government record rather than […]
The Sarcoidosis Diagnosis
I might as well get to the biggest news of the past few months. In my July letter I talked about how I’d managed to exercise my way into a bit of a relapse with my chronic fatigue issue. Well things sort of snowballed from there in the months after that letter was written. As […]