Tag: Golden Corral

My MS Evolution

My MS Evolution

As a species, we are evolving. Taller.  Stronger.  Faster. That is unless you are looking at those in the buffet line at Golden Corral. “Would you like beef or ham?” OK besides that, we ARE evolving. Just take my word on it for shits & giggles. But since my MS diagnosis back in 1996, I …

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One For The Ages

One For The Ages

“You go ahead, I’m winded” I said to those watching me attempt to blow out the candles. The heat rising from the cake was enough to singe the hair growing in my ears. Birthdays are inconsequential to me.  Just numbers really.  So I don’t care when mine comes around. As a kid, birthdays are a …

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I Just Want A Toothbrush

I Just Want A Toothbrush

       Buying a home can be overwhelming. Buying a car can be confusing. But buying a new toothbrush should be neither!     Or so I thought upon facing the toothbrush “aisle.”  (Yeah, when something has its own “aisle,” you know you’re screwed!)   I thought it would be a no-brainer, grab & …

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Stiff

Stiff

  You have heard others say it. And if you have multiple sclerosis, you have probably said it yourself…       “…I am stiff as a board.”         Spasticity (muscle stiffness) is a major side effect of MS.  It is for me anyway.  Throughout my hips, legs & ankles, spasticity makes …

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I Have Issues

I Have Issues

  A friend told me of her recent troubles. “I have some issues I must deal with,” she said. This Odd Sock just stood there nodding his mammoth, brain-case in agreement like a bobbing-head doll.   I wasn’t nodding because I agreed she had issues—it was more of a nod of empathy.  I could relate …

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