Day 13: Failing at Vulnerability

To be vulnerable is to be “susceptible to physical or emotional attack or harm”. If you suffer from health problems or are disabled in any way you’re especially vulnerable for a variety of reasons. Since I can’t walk well I’m literally vulnerable as my personal safety is at risk. Because I’ve been trying and failing…

Day 12: Failing at Prayer

Mention prayer pose and there’s a good chance I will think of yoga before contemplating being on my knees at the foot of my bed or sitting in a church pew.  I don’t pray all that often because I’ve never fully understood the concept. I think if people mentioned the failure of prayer around the…

Day 10: Failing at Finding The Humor

I really do run into walls but I don’t laugh when it happens. I’m usually too busy being grateful that I didn’t break something or relieved that I didn’t hit the ground completely. I know I’m supposed to be enlightened when it comes to my diagnosis, but I find my disease process to be pretty…