1. Tomswife

    Giving Anger to God

    I am often cursing during the day. The f word comes flying out of my mouth. The dog was counter surfing and ate a package of cherry turnovers. I can't move Tom Forward to get the sling all the way down his back. The wheels on the evil hoyer lift are going hither and thither. And on. I...
  2. T

    tricks against fears and anxiety

    Dear all. I've been caught into a depression spiral lately. I'm quite stable symptomwise as for now but I'm taking a heavy beating mentally. The most challenging moments are dusk and mornings just after waking up. There creep the worst thoughts of any day: anger, 'why me', mediations about my...
  3. G

    Still blogging y'all !

    Just wanted to share some recent entries. Y'all are my audience.
  4. A

    Seeking Help

    Hello- I am a 29 year old male. for the last 5 years I have been experiencing twitching all over my body. Pretty much anywhere you can think of, including my tounge, has experienced twitching. Starting about a year ago I noticed I was having seriously over emotional reactions to things. For...
  5. U

    My mum is it ALS?

    Hi, really looking for ideas about what is going on with my mum. It’s along and complicated story so I’ll try to keep it brief! She’s never been the most healthy of adults. She had a heart attack in her late 40’s, drank too much alcohol and smoked and got little in the way of exercise. She...
  6. Bestfriends14

    Problematic in-laws

    Hello, I would like to get some feedback on an issues that my poor husband has faced with his parents. In short, his parents took off and moved 4 hours away when my husband was in a bad way from a clinical trial he was on. They didn't tell him they were moving, and after 8 days of them being...
  7. chally

    Support group

    Had a great group of vets meet at Clarksburg VA med center in Clarksburg we. 9 vets with als. We meet every 3 month There is laughter, tears,anger,gratitude we come together with our cals and share what’s going on with us. A good group thanks to the staff Love ya all Chally
  8. P

    New poem. My Limits

    My Limits Listen to the whispers in the wind. You would be amazed what you might hear. The soft gentle whispers. You strain to hear the most silent of words. Wisdom, thoughts of dreams. Trying to make sense of what you hear. The breeze gives a gentle touch. It caresses you. It can make you...
  9. L

    Quotes of Steven Wright

    The Quotes of Steven Wright: 1 - I'd kill for a Nobel Peace Prize. 2 - Borrow money from pessimists -- they don't expect it back. 3 - Half the people you know are below average. 4 - 99% of lawyers give the rest a bad name. 5 - 82.7% of all statistics are made up on the spot. 6 - A conscience...
  10. S

    MIL Passed Sunday

    We got a call around 5 tonight and with sirens in the background heard that mom stopped breathing. We prayed for no trache, she had been firm on this point, and a few minutes later got the second call to say they were unable to resuscitate her and she had passed. There are too many feelings...