What do you see when you look at me?

I wrote this poem when I was picking up my son from school.  At that time, Seth was in the second grade. All of these thoughts and feelings that I had bottled up came flowing out on the empty piece of paper. I hope these words help anyone who is struggling with being...

Living with Facial Disfigurement during COVID-19

LIving with facial disfigurement has been an adjustment, to say the least.  Anyone who is living with something that makes them appear differently from the general population, also knows what I am talking about.  It has takenme 8 years to adjust to all of the...

Many Faces of Grief- Finding Your Fabulous!

There are many faces of grief.  Many people suffer a loss of a loved one which could be a parent, a friend or significant other and even a child and all this is a tragic loss. My story is a little different. Imagine for a moment that you lose something else beyond...