I'm doing something new with this post, and would love to hear your thoughts. In response to my Challenging Patient post earlier this year, Matt…
This quote from an OnBeing interview with Rachel Naomi Remen captures so beautifully some thoughts I've had difficulty putting into words. "We thought…
Wow. Just wow. Another San Diego Pain Summit is in the books! The fifth SDPain and my fifth (I'm a lifer). I'm still trying to weave together all the…
My pain didn't go away as expected. Not as I expected. Not as any of the dozen plus clinicians who treated me expected. Not as the worker's compensation…
This has been a year of presenting or participating in meaningful ways in conferences, and I'm so grateful for the opportunities to share what it is…
I'm writing about language...again! It's because this year I have had the great honor to speak at a number of conferences, and it's come up every time…
I promised a post on the major turning points in my pain experience at the beginning of the year. Then life, and death, happened and it was put on hold…
These days I'm feeling like I'm just a person, not a person with chronic pain, which is an interesting perch to view the past eight years from. I'm…
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