I Am Okay Now

My name is Deb.
I'm

an advocate.

a patient.

a writer.

a mother.

a sister.

a daughter.

a wife.

Stories, poems, and more from my life as a #CureGP Community Member & Advocate.

How We Move

Time awaits our hearts In yearning, we meet again Never knowing if the gift we seek was sought from within or without When our hearts and minds see, hear, feel amidst this yearning It becomes a mass of confusion appearing […]

We Are Who We Are

The acceptance in a reality we have no control of is a freedom of a tapestry. This tapestry’s threads is made of beautifully woven threads. These threads hold us in our lives with Peaceful positivity, Graceful strength/optimism a steady growth […]

Rare Disease Day 2/28/2019

Seeking cures is a journey. Life is filled with lessons. We are not liabilities nor disabilities, but beautiful works of art reflecting each other’s lives upon this brief canvas. If I see you, you hear me, we feel each other, […]

Creating A Peaceful Atmosphere

Creating a Peaceful Atmosphere can be done in a lot of ways. I believe we (Warriors) do so, in a multitude of ways to cope on our chronic journey. We are all human beings, none the same, all beautiful, each […]

Adversities

#FactFriday #Green4GP #CureGP #Gastroparesis #Motility Digestive Disease #chronicintestinalpseudoobstruction #CIP #ColonicInertia #Mito #CureMito #Diabetes #Cures #AutoImmuneDiseases #EDS #POTS #ulcerativecolitis #Crohns #Sjogrens #Lupus #Raynauds #Barretts #TisTheSeason4Cures #Love #Peace #Joy towards comfort and strength through advocacy for research, treatments, quality of life and […]

A Unique Truth

I saw a promo for an upcoming show about American fashion. I have always wondered when we would arrive at the moment when the trends would no longer dictate what we wear. We will, I believe, because we are each […]

A Choice? Nay It Is Not!

Your/my appointment/placement on our planet is not your nor my choice/predetermination_ your skin, hair, gender, eyes, are not your doing nor decision. We are here as a united community of humanity. Therein, what we choose to do as a part […]

‘‘Tis The Season of Cures”

‘It’s the season of cures Alas, how can this be? This phrase, meme, hashtag, has been posted, shared, advocated by deeply committed chronic communities over a great span of their shared chronic journeys. I believe, it is in part, because […]