This is the story of the Cynic and the Whale. I ask you to put your own cynicism aside and let me know what you think. Okay, I’m no big believer in all those “out there” things, like … Continue reading The Cynic and the Whale
Okay I was short the other day, so now you’re gonna pay! Just kidding. Kind of. I hope this story interests you. And when you are done, please share your “hints of greatness” you’ve seen in your child, loved one … Continue reading Foreshadowing and my child: Hints about how this life would go
Just a short one today (I bet you’ll thank me for that!) I have been reading the meme a lot of D-Moms and D-Dads are sharing right now on the challenges of that role. It’s heartbreaking and beautiful. I … Continue reading Twist on a Meme: My take on this life
That’s right: It’s THIRSTY THURSDAY!! That means you can donate to my ride to cure diabetes effort and have a chance to win again today! Thirsty Thursday is a weekly one-day extra fundraiser — all you have to do is donate $10 (or more is a…lways welcome!!) today and you will be entered to win. Tomorrow morning I will draw the winner and announce them here. And I ship your prize FAST! Just ask last week’s winner, Katie Black. So this week’s prize is very special — and almost priceless! I’m going to send you these two collector’s item “diabetes … Continue reading It’s Thirsty Thursday! Win a Road to the Cure collectible!
Hi guys Allergy Blogger Jen has posted my guest blog on Diabetes 101 over there. Take a visit HERE. I know there is only one graph on Type 2, and sorry for that. I had to limit my words and chose to focus on what Type 1 is and mention Type 2 and a few lines about what makes it different. Thanks to the blog for being willing to learn! While you are here I want to remind you of the INCREDIBLE CHANCE TO WIN A WINDJAMMER CRUISE just by donating to my Ride to cure! Come on! The trip is … Continue reading Visit me over at alwayssick.com
Okay here it is, BIG NEWS…. And I am so very excited about this. I am hoping to get LOTS of shares on this – and maybe even a few other bloggers out there willing to share the story … Continue reading Cruise the ocean, learn to sail an historic schooner; all while helping cure diabetes!
How great is that? On Saturday, I posted about an allergy blogger who dissed the Type 1 Diabetes world with an inane comment. On diabetes forums all over, folks were talking about how they’d submitted comments and not had them approved. So I blogged about it, collected the comments and posted it to her site. Great news. The woman who write the blog, www.alwayssick.com, responded immediately and not only removed her diabetes statements, but admitted she was uneducated on the topic and misunderstood what diabetes was all about. She also said while she usually approves comments right away, she’d … Continue reading Update on blogger: Retraction, apology, admiration for the DOC and an offer to help educate
When you decide to become a writer, be you a newspaper reporter, magazine feature writer, author or, yes, blogger, you are accepting the fact that the world has the right to judge you. No matter what you write about – … Continue reading Blogger insults diabetes world and refuses to respond. Time to send a message!
First of all, do not accuse me of not having a sense of humor. Anyone who has ever met me knows that’s about all I truly do have (ha ha!) But when I read the prompt for today’s … Continue reading #WEGO #HAWMC Prompt: “Miracle Cure.” Not happening here.
It’s Thirsty Thursday and now you have a way of celebrating that AND making a difference — starting this week, I’ll offer a “Thirsty Thursday” prize each week. All you have to do is donate *at least* $10 to my … Continue reading It’s Thirsty Thursday: Contest time! Act fast and win!