Who am I?
Ainâ??t that the question! To most people I am a strong entrepreneur who has lived all over the world doing business with some of the largest organizations. Someone you can count on to just be there for you any time of day or night.
But in fact, I am a vulnerable person. I am very fragile and my bipolar condition often sits in the driver seat of my life. In fact, you as readers...
My childhood was filled with country meadows, strife, and lessons that have both benefited me and haunted me during my adult life. I grew up in a family of 6, among them two sisters and a brother. Although we fought like cats and dogs, I love them all and am a better person today for having grown up with them.
I have struggled with depression and anxiety since the age of 15 and...
In 1996 I had an experience normally called "mania" by most psychiatrists. At its peak, I was in such a state of ectasy that I thought I had died. The episode ended with me being handcuffed by two police officers and taken to Psychiatric Emergency because I had refused the officer's request to put my clothes back on, in the ballroom of a Toronto Hotel. At the hospital, I could see...
I am an entrepreneur and mom of 4 wonderful children and 3 fur kids.
I was diagnosed in 1998 with Fibromyalgia and diagnosed Decemeber 2008 with essential tremor.
I run a blog called www.paradigmdiva.com about learning to live and work with a chronic illness and another blog, www.vadiva.com about my life's work as a Virtual Assistant.
I'm 24, with Cervical Dystonia, hypothyroidism, and myofasical pain, married to a wonderful 24 year old man who has Essential Tremors. I love watching Hockey and spending time with my family and girlfriends. I also love to read and write, and listen to country music.
I am a skin care professional that specializes in the use of all natural minerals and precious metals. I am passionate about my work and maintaining a healthy body and mind. I am interested in being an active member and am eager to meet like minded individuals.
By day I'm a communications, curriculum design, and training specialist in the Stanford IT Services department. At night I'm a social dancer. I teach Irish Ceili every Monday night in Alameda and work at Fezziwigs during the holidays. I'm a regular at Friday Night Waltz and Gaskells.
I am a 52 year old female with rapidly declining health. I was diagnosed with probable MS twelve years ago and until about three years ago was doing pretty well, employed full-time, remodelling a 100 year old house on the weekends, climbing ladders, gardening, shovelling the driveway etc. I lost my job in 2007 after contracting a MRSA infection. The pain and fatigue I had...