The Upside of Illness

Is illness a Gift?  Really?  More like a holiday fruitcake nobody wants in her/his home.  It does however have its juicy bits and pieces, so don’t trash it too soon. Ideally illness doesn’t define us but instead informs us. It’s important to remember, honor and nurture who we are independent of our illness as well […]

EDS Superhero, Keep It Light

Does anyone remember Stretch Armstrong, the agile action figure who made his debut in the mid 70’s? Stretch’s claim to fame-his limbs could be pulled several feet from his body and quickly return to normal size. Proof is in this vintage clip below: Nice party trick, right? I must be a genetic extension of Stretch […]