Category Archives: Sarcoidosis

NOT My New Normal

Words can be powerful.  They can be thought-provoking, encouraging, and inspiring.   They can also be mean-spirited, unfeeling  and demeaning.  We must always be careful what we say and to whom we say them.  No matter what we are going … Continue reading

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After the Party’s Over

I’ve had an extremely full Christmas season.  It seems like yesterday I was looking at 2 weeks of vacation.  Christmas was right around the corner and New Year’s was soon to follow with numerous family gatherings and friendly functions coming … Continue reading

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Consider it pure Joy!

I have recently gone back to work after a considerable amount of time being out due to my illness.  It has not been an easy road.  I have spent a lot of time this week in pain.  I have spent … Continue reading

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One day, one hour, one minute at a time…………..

When I was growing up, my mother was one of the people I could consistantly turn to with whatever issues of the day I would be facing.  She was always there.  Always a “safe place” for me to land and … Continue reading

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“Who Let the Dog’s Out?”

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OK.  So it’s time for a little “Dog Therapy.”  I’ve been home a lot since I became ill with Sarcoidosis in July of this year.  My wife has been out working like a trooper and my kids are in school … Continue reading

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My Chains Are Gone

Here I am again so exhausted and yet in so much pain and discomfort I cannot sleep. Sarcoidosis is such a crude spiteful disease! I am so beside myself at moments like these that I find myself being able to … Continue reading

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Moments Like These

I spend so much of my time either thinking about, talking about or dealing with Sarcoidosis these days.  It can be difficult to step outside of that mind set.  One thing that has hit me recently, however, is that as … Continue reading

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