How I developed central sensitization, Part 4

I began to wonder if something about the compartment syndrome and the leg surgery could have changed something in my chemical makeup, weakening my body and depleting its healing response. After all, pain was supposed to be my body’s way of telling me that I was injured.  Something was broken; something was wrong. Time and [...]

Fear of authenticity

Fear of authenticity

I've noticed something about myself, since I started this blog. I love, love, love sharing my writing with others, and forming connections. Every time I have a meaningful moment on here-- let's say I publish a particularly personal post, and people really respond to it-- I'm exhilarated. I get totally fired up. I start planning [...]