Tagged: illness

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Of Parenting and Pertussis: Bedside Lessons

By Jana As we drove to the Emergency Room I could only focus on my son, strapped into the carseat next to me. I hovered over him, watching his blue-tinged lips, seeing his chest...

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What has to be done

By Jana Cross-posted from Pilgrimsteps.com. I also read an expanded version of this essay at the Sunstone Symposium last Friday, which you can watch via the youtube link at the end of this post....

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BADD: Those long, dark nights

by Jana Note: This was originally posted at pilgrimsteps.com and was written for “Blogging Against Disablism” Day (BADD)… In the wee hours of May 1st as I was lying in the hospital bed trying...

cancer

On my first-ever website, this was my bio: “I have lost my right leg, my left earlobe, and my father to cancer. My favorite color is red.” I felt, back then, that detailing these...