De Ja Vu’ All Over Again

I feel very de ja vu’ this morning. I woke up briefly before Alan went to work and I guess I had coffee and let Missy (our cat) outside, then went back to bed and didn’t wake up until 9:30! As I was making coffee I was trying to remember why it felt like I’dContinue reading “De Ja Vu’ All Over Again”

Haiku Mood|NaPoWriMo Day 16

Fibromyalgia Fun and Pain, A Haiku Yesterday was fun. Physical therapy fun. This morning, great pain. Colorado Spring, A Haiku Sun was shining bright. Flowers and trees bloom. Now, wind blows in cold and snow. Family Tree Changing, A Haiku Old limbs fell in wind. We are old limbs now. Are we strong enough toContinue reading “Haiku Mood|NaPoWriMo Day 16”

Catching Up With Myself

(I started writing this on March 12.) One thing that many people don’t know or understand about fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue syndrome is that often the people diagnosed with the syndrome appear to have normal, even very high activity levels. From the outside, everything seems status quo, even to the person who has fibromyalgia. Often, I’ll findContinue reading “Catching Up With Myself”

Thursday Morning

I’m sleepy, but jittery. Hurting, but not overcome. Must be a Thursday. Thursdays are when Mr. Fibromyalgia comes out to play. He’s tired of being good and looking nice. He has been nice, patient, kind, tolerant for three days. Even good visitors start to stink like bad fish after three days, right? The sun isContinue reading “Thursday Morning”