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 […]

Four. That is right folks, in the last twelve months I have managed to add four doctors to my long list of specialist helpers. And this in the year that […]

It is time for me to recognise and say thank you to the people who saved me in the past year. It was a hard year and I did not […]

Death and Lupus I have heard that the rate of death directly from the impact of Lupus, in any of its known variations, has greatly lessened in recent years. I […]

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 […]

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 […]

Something has happened and it should not have. There is now much pain, sadness and loss, and an emptiness where it should not be. I cannot write about myself. I […]

There has been so much pressure on me. Self-imposed undeniably. Having a chronic illness, living with it, growing alongside it as I entered into adulthood, changed the way I perceived, […]