When I was first diagnosed about 30 years ago, MS was some mysterious, archaic, incurable disease that not many had heard of, let alone understood. When my doctor told me good luck and sent me on my way, I knew it was my job to bury it and never look back. After all, if I…
Maybe someday your old friends will come back around. But until then, keep advocating for yourself and your health.
Have I taken on too much? Maybe, but it’s doable because, for now, MS is not making my working life impossible.
Playing the drums, which had been effortless and fluid, has become decidedly effortful and deliberate.