Tag Archives: feeling like a burden

In a NY minute

My grandfather took a bad fall yesterday afternoon and suffers from severe internal bleeding and brain damage. He is lying in the ICU now being monitored but the likelihood that he is going to make it is incredibly slim and if he does he will have a very poor quality of life. I was never […]

IBD and Guilt

When you are diagnosed with any type of chronic illness or something that requires you to need to be taken care of, guilt often comes with the territory. For me, I started feeling this way about four years after I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis. The four years following my diagnosis were spent in the […]