Everyone that has any type of lupus has something troubling their skin. There is even a skin-specific type of lupus. In my past I have had a few nasty run-ins […]

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 […]

My path to my degree was a confused one. I was once predicted to be a dancer, and as far as career is concerned, this prediction appears to be coming […]

Over the years I have undertaken an array of different courses of study. All of this has occurred whilst I have been ‘distracted’ with one health trouble or another. It […]

By now it should be clear to the majority of readers, if not all, that I am the patient, not the professional in these illness bouts and treatments. Having lived […]

It was about the time I finished my first semester of university for the year. I was worked up with stress, unresolved grief over the deaths of a handful of […]

I would like to talk a bit now about the actual triggers and causes of my period of great depression were and how it came to be. I do not […]

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 […]

Disclaimer: Before discussing my experiences of living with Lupus, or a Rheumatic illness, in the South West of Western Australia, I would like to clarify one very important point. I […]

What is Lupus? The most important thing to know about people diagnosed with Lupus is that there are no two people who have exactly the same experience. Other than the […]