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Category Archives: Personal
Welp. Been a while. I’ve wanted to write for a long time. Even roughed out some blog posts. But I couldn’t settle on what to write. An explanation for my absence (short answer: health problems)? A mission statement? Random observations?
“Religion is deemed by the commoners as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.” This quote opens the movie Franklyn, a thoughtful look at the problem of pain and how people attempt to deal with … Continue reading
Don’t know why I’m writing this (actually, dictating). Don’t even know what I’m writing. It started off as a review of the movie Hugo, and turned into something else. In the movie, Hugo, from his vantage point at the top … Continue reading
As mentioned in my last post, I failed the steroid taper for my idiopathic orbital inflammatory syndrome. My physicians and I therefore opted to add on a steroid sparing agent to help control inflammation, allowing my steroid dose to be … Continue reading
If you’ve read my “Not Dead!” post, you’ll know that this past year I have been struggling with a condition called orbital pseudotumor, AKA (also known as) ocular myositis, AKA idiopathic orbital inflammatory syndrome. The fact that it has three … Continue reading
Just a quick note to let you all know I’m not dead, although there were times this year when I wished that I were. I’ve been diagnosed with a condition called Primary Orbital Pseudotumor, and am currently undergoing treatment. The … Continue reading