chronic illness, writing, writing life

Sunday Summaries #8: Recovery and Rest?

It's just as I thought. My Menieres made sure this week was as difficult as possible. Recovery from a busy week is always grueling, because my Menieres decides that's when it needs to kick itself into high gear. Plus I saw an ENT about my sinuses and I am temporarily on a steroid that makes… Continue reading Sunday Summaries #8: Recovery and Rest?

chronic illness, Geocaching, Transplant Life, writing, writing life

Sunday Summaries #7: The Streak is Intact and a Milestone Geocache

I am stunned. I actually kept my word count streak intact with family here over the holiday and with a make-shift writing desk in the kitchen of all places. It was a low weekly count, but it is still unbroken. Whew. We had a lot of fun with my parents here. My parents and my… Continue reading Sunday Summaries #7: The Streak is Intact and a Milestone Geocache

chronic illness, service dog, writing, writing life

Sunday Summaries, #6; Writing with a Chronic Illness

This last week has royally sucked. I've had a migraine literally almost the whole week. On top of that, it rained for a few days and that always messes with my Meniere's. I haven't really directly addressed my chronic illness yet, so this seems like a good time. I was diagnosed with Meniere's disease when… Continue reading Sunday Summaries, #6; Writing with a Chronic Illness

chronic illness, New book, service dog, short story, Transplant Life, writing, writing life

Sunday Summaries, #5: 100 Days!

As of yesterday, I have written for 100 days in a row. I have a minimum word count that I require of myself, and I have hit it (or more) every day. Dean Wesley Smith talks about the "Power of the Streak" and I have to say that he is absolutely right. There were days… Continue reading Sunday Summaries, #5: 100 Days!