Last year, as we all know, was a rough year for me. Even this year seems to have started out rough for me. Yet, it is not all doom and […]

Lupus Cerebritis has been a serious and troublesome fact in this last half-decade of my life. Following the progression of this illness has been relatively as it is coincided with […]

I have had some amazing doctors through the years. Who could blame them? The last few years I have been even more exceptional than my typical special. We all know […]

This will not be a discussion on how this year has changed me. It seems to me, that you may have heard a fair bit about this year already, regardless […]

One morning, very early in the year 2017, I woke up feeling great. Me, Jessie, felt in the very marrow of the deepest bones of my body, that my health […]

Hair loss, or alopecia, is apparently a pretty common event in the life of people with any type of Lupus. I know I have suffered from it since I was […]

We all know illness has a cost. Anything that you live with for longer than a week, or that changes the way the body behaves has a cost. This is […]

The day was muggy. Western Australia had seen so much rain in the last few days. The fact that N and G were able to make it to Perth and […]

When I collapsed in the university library on May 17, I was thunderstruck. To be functioning at a normal rate, and then wake up a day later with little memory […]

It shouldn’t surprise you to know I am someone who is known for over-extending herself. As a person I am not satisfied unless I have a project on hand and […]