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rlee8235

Las Vegas, Nevada
Diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, I blog about the invisible illness and try to find humor in everyday life. Sometimes I find it and sometimes I don't. I love talking with people who have this disease and you're more than welcome to make comments on my blog or you can email me directly at... Full Bio
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12:01 by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Not only was there some relief in the relative humidity today, but some of the pain is finally subsiding! So in honor of not having to swallow medicati ... Read on »
29 GIFTS by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I'll admit it. I've been throwing a pity party for one and I have a front row seat.   I know I've got much to ... Read on »
50 GREAT BLOGS FOR FIBROMYALGIA by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It's always nice to be included.I wish it wasn't for this reason. It was nice to receive an email yesterday that Seeking Equilibrium had been included in  50 ... Read on »
500 POSTS AND COUNTING by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia 500.I can't believe it.Thank you. When I first started blogging it was mainly for me. It was a way to find out what was going on in my body and also a ... Read on »
A BRAND NEW DAY by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia 36% As far as the numbers go, it is a little bit better.  Not much but every little bit helps.   Or rather, it should help. B ... Read on »
A DAY FOR MY KIDS by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia My daughters calls me Dory.  I forget why......... Is it because I get lost in grocery stores? Is it because she has to hold my hand in public places o ... Read on »
A DIFFERENT KIND OF TEA PARTY by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia What am I afraid of?Sometimes, just myself.I don't want to face my fears.I would like to meet and understand them. Facing my fears sounds like ... Read on »
A DREAM IS A WISH YOUR HEART MAKES by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia A dream is a wish your heart makes When you're fast asleep. In dreams you lose your heartaches Whatever you wish for, you keep. Have faith ... Read on »
A GLIMPSE BENEATH THE MASK by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia There are times you get a glimpse.Just for a moment you get to see..how far you've come,and how far you've yet to go. Support groups are wonderful. Ther ... Read on »
A LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS - BLOG CARNIVAL ROUND 2 by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia There is strength of the body. But when depression strikes, it takes a true strength of faith and will to climb out of the darkness into the light. Jolen ... Read on »
A MERRY HEART by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia A merry heart doeth good like medicine. Proverbs 17:22 What is the effect of laughter on the body and health? I love to laugh but I ... Read on »
A MINDLESS LUMP by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia My muscles have been really twitchy lately.  And I'm so tired. And I hurt. Real bad. I think this dentist business has really taken it's toll on m ... Read on »
A NEW YEAR by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia "It's a new dawn.It's a new day.It's a new life."(lyrics by Nina Simone) For many of us 2010 wasn't a real good year. Economic issues, health issues and f ... Read on »
A NOTE TO OSAMA FROM MARK TWAIN by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia "I didn't go to the funeral.But I sent a nice note saying I approved of it."Mark Twain I never intended to use this blog as a venue for a ... Read on »
A STATE OF MIND by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia The power of positive thinking.Think and grow rich.The list is endless. I was reading a blog and something jumped out at me and it really kind ... Read on »
A VIEW FROM THE REAR by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Yes.I seem to still have some perfection issues. My daughter is getting married next week and I am so excited. ... Read on »
A WAY TO SAY THANK YOU by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It's a wonderful thing to get a gift. Especially one from the heart. Thank you so much Jolene. And now it's time to pass it on. It was so nice t ... Read on »
A YEAR....ONE WHOLE YEAR! by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It's been one year and 180 Posts One year has gone by since I received my life sentence. One year has gone by since the cell doors slammed ... Read on »
AFGO.........AGAIN AFGO.......... by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia AFGO I hate it. I'm tired of being the grownup.  I'm very tired of having to put on my big girl panties and suck it up.  Why is everything a struggle?  E ... Read on »
AIN'T NO CURE FOR THE SUMMERTIME BLUES by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It makes no sense. I live in Las Vegas. I hate the heat. I have to say one thing about Fibromyalgia. The internal thermostat ... Read on »