Thank you, diabetes

I've watched enough cheesy Youtube videos put up by people with chronic illnesses to be suspicious of demonstrations of gratitude towards one's disease. Maybe I'm just an old grump/fart, but your saccharine list of the 10 Things You Love About Your Disease has always struck me as a bit strained. It's tempting to want to … Continue reading Thank you, diabetes


In February of this year, amidst the meat-gorging, I also quietly celebrated the 1 year anniversary of getting diabetes by sitting down at my computer, looking over these blog posts, and doing what I do best. Or.... OK, if not "best", at least "most doggedly and inevitably". Slowly but surely, I started typing in final … Continue reading News