J-pouch 3rd anniversary

My third year with a J-pouch was marked by flux, but through all the changes, my pouch provided stability, and in doing so, let me adapt to new situations, new challenges, and new opportunities.

J-pouch 3rd anniversary

My third year with a J-pouch was marked by flux, but through all the changes, my pouch provided stability, and in doing so, let me adapt to new situations, new challenges, and new opportunities.

The better side of the internet

If you find a way to cut through the worst of the internet, you just might find the best of people.

The better side of the internet

If you find a way to cut through the worst of the internet, you just might find the best of people.

Dedication

Volunteering for a cause that’s close to you means putting in hours of work for months on end for zero money. But there is a payoff.

Dedication

Volunteering for a cause that’s close to you means putting in hours of work for months on end for zero money. But there is a payoff.

Say when

When you live with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, you reach breaking points. But you keep going. Today, on World IBD Day, it’s important to recognize all that so many have had to endure.

Say when

When you live with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, you reach breaking points. But you keep going. Today, on World IBD Day, it’s important to recognize all that so many have had to endure.

Two years with a J-pouch

If you’ve ever wondered what life with a pelvic pouch is like, I think you’ll find some answers in here. Also, I’ve made it to two years with my J-pouch! Yay!

Two years with a J-pouch

If you’ve ever wondered what life with a pelvic pouch is like, I think you’ll find some answers in here. Also, I’ve made it to two years with my J-pouch! Yay!

Delusions of grandeur

For years, I believed that I was special. That I was working towards something substantial, and that I would be recognized for it. But what I had in my head never really matched what played out in real life.

Delusions of grandeur

For years, I believed that I was special. That I was working towards something substantial, and that I would be recognized for it. But what I had in my head never really matched what played out in real life.

Aging and anxiety

At 30, I figured I might be able to live another decade or so before facing a mid-life crisis. But it’s here now.

Aging and anxiety

At 30, I figured I might be able to live another decade or so before facing a mid-life crisis. But it’s here now.