Posted on Apr 22, 2013 in Blog |

April 22nd – I have accepted The Health Activist Writer’s Month Challenge to write daily about my disease. #HAWMC @wegohealth Write a poem about Lyme Disease – I wrote this poem about two years ago. Week in Review Monday Four-week anniversary of nephew’s suicide; traveling through each hour as I did that day. Tuesday Final day of 22 month round of triple antibiotics to conquer Bartonella, a form of Lyme disease. I bring cupcakes to my physician. Wednesday EMDR therapy; I think I am better from nephew’s death. Bloodwork tests positive for Babesia, another form of Lyme disease, this one incurable. I threaten to bring my physician a green smoothie filled with spinach and kale instead of cupcakes. Thursday Anniversary of nephew’s funeral; my niece calls me and no one else. 28 year old Lymie friend found dead of a heart attack. Friday Seven injections in my back with 50% more medication than recommended to dull the pain. End of the month; first time I made not a single sale in my job. Share...

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