“Why Not Us?”: The Epilepsy Presence

We were with three other couples, and randomly enough, one of the couples knows someone with epilepsy, another couple (us) has epilepsy, and a third couple's child is currently testing for newly emerging epilepsy… 3 out of the 4 couples somehow touched by Epilepsy. And that's not why we were together... the conversation unexpectedly ended up there. … Continue reading “Why Not Us?”: The Epilepsy Presence

Seven Year Itch & Epilepsy: Happy Anniversary :)

They call it the seven year itch; well, we’re married seven years today and met nine years tomorrow. I’d say instead, it’s the “Seven year stick.”

Epilepsy Blog Relay: “Riser”

Maybe you’re new to Epilepsy and in that case, one of my usual posts depicting daily life or the continual struggles/side effects would be most helpful. However, today is short and sweet for once. I welcome the newbies but I’m talking to the “old timers,” whether Epileptic yourself or a caregiver...

“Living w/ Epilepsy” UCI video ft. Megan Davis

Here's the video we played at the rollout of Orange County's Care+Cure program at the gala. UCI did a wonderful job and for those of you that don't "know me" very well, this might help! :) SO proud and privileged to be able to represent the Epilepsy community in spreading awareness. I am surrounded by so … Continue reading “Living w/ Epilepsy” UCI video ft. Megan Davis

Dear Little One: I Know Epilepsy too…

I didn't need to see it. See them. I'd already lived it, or at least my own version. Because if anything, I've learned we're all different, but not in the pain. That we share as deeply as two strangers who have never met but live in the same body, can.