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Even Ninjas Get Scared

A week from today I’m having my first of the two-stage j-pouch surgery (April 15th, ready or not!). I am going to be frank with you: today I am more anxious than ever. I have so much on my plate at the moment between work deadlines and my sister’s wedding. I am beginning to get overwhelmed. For several days now,…

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A Positive Spin

Knocking out a Prednisone Zombie. A week from tomorrow I will be on a clear liquid diet in preparation for my surgery. I won’t deny the fact that I’m nervous about it all. I’ve shed a few tears. I’ve been doing my best to prepare for everything.   I cooked all weekend. I think I have plenty of food…

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The Battle Begins

Just a little post illustrating how my story began. It was a story probably very similar to yours. You’re going through life… seemingly indestructible… you have everything pretty much figured out! And then one day… Something changes. To see a bigger version, simply click on the image! (Click here for part TWO)  

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Facing Reality

I’ve been distracted lately. I wake up, I go to work, I come home and I put most of my focus into my new “Colitis Ninja” project. Last night, as I was lying in bed, several thoughts came to mind as they so often do when you’re trying to get a good night’s sleep. One of those thoughts plagued…

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