MdDS: A year of island hopping

For the past year, I’ve spent every day on a boat. When I stand, sit, walk, or lie down, I’m on a boat. When I read, eat, talk, or watch television, I’m on a boat. As I write this, I’m on a boat. But I actually haven’t been anywhere near a boat in more than […]

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Still on a boat that’s never still

You’ve probably stopped talking about it all the time, but MdDS is still a part of your life, and it drives decisions you make every day. Share to let your friends and family know that you’re coping, but also struggling sometimes.

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A Journey to MdDS Land

In this story, I’m taking my friend Amy on an imaginary journey that’s very real to those of us who live with MdDS every day. We’ll be visiting a big carnival circus tent and you’ll experience several different rides and attractions – no clowns, I promise.

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Living with MdDS

I was thinking about some of my struggles (big and small) in my day-to-day MdDS life and started writing about the things that I’m hoping to have back in my life one day soon. I am hoping for the day… When I can shower without having one hand on the wall. When I can walk […]

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