The key to moving forward throughout my recovery has been adapting and figuring out new ways to do things that I used to do, which requires a lot of patience.     Due to a minor pre-existing condition in my eye, I had some complications after the stroke which caused loss of vision in my … Continue reading THE BEAUTY OF ADAPTING


Recovery requires a lot of patience, even if the people around you are impatient. At the end of the day you know what is best for you regardless of anyone’s opinion.   People are always going to give you their two cents and recommendations; their intentions may be good but they have no clue of … Continue reading YOU KNOW WHAT IS BEST FOR YOURSELF

A Lesson In Healing, Part 2

I have written several versions of this blog in my head and procrastinated on writing the second half of my story. This is where I get vulnerable. This is where the real shit comes out. The shit that has been buried underneath layer after layer of protection. The proverbial “good” and “bad” of my story … Continue reading A Lesson In Healing, Part 2


To grow as an individual, you have to constantly challenge yourself. Every challenge you overcome and conquer makes you a stronger and better person.   Throughout my recovery, I have faced the challenges I encountered and have tried to push myself more by taking on newer challenges, which has helped me become a stronger person. … Continue reading CHALLENGE YOURSELF