I'm Lucky Because...

The pain shot up my leg and into my neck. One quick ankle twist, and I fell to the ground in agony. My dog didn’t even realize that I’d dropped the leash and was lying on the sidewalk. I yelled out, “Hey!” and she stopped and sat down without even turning around. I got mad. “Hey, stupid!” She turned around ...

Gurgling

My stomach gurgled after dinner. I felt a bit queasy, but I didn’t feel like throwing up. I wasn’t sure what to do. I felt like I needed a quick fix. I didn’t feel like eating, lying down, or doing something active. I’ve dealt with stomach issues all my life. A few years ago, I gave up ice cream, followed ...