I have just been absolutely amazed at how much I have enjoyed being in my home state.
Not even being dramatic, but the last year has been hell on earth.
Torturous/painful procedures, physical therapy- relearning to hold a spoon, walk and function again….. It’s been an uphill battle for life.
But I’m writing this to tell you that it’s worth the fight. Every horrible, gut-wrentching, crap-tastic fight was worth it.
I am alive.
I am living again.
Am I to the level I want to be? No, but I can honestly say for the first time in a long time- I am seeing light peer through the bleak darkness.
I’m doing simple things again. The little things in life are TRULY what MATTERS! The little moments……
Like getting a cherry slushy *GASP* (That’s terrible for you, don’t do that…bah humbug- it was once…. live a little, people!)
A warm cup of tea with my godmother ❤
The view of the Carolina countryside I’ve missed SO MUCH!
Golf cart ride with my godmother and her little grandchild!
Visiting family I haven’t seen in a long time.
Seeing Grandma Dixon! ❤
Aunt Louise ❤
Made friends with a wolf ❤
Sitting in the porch swing ❤
Grocery Shopping with adopted Grandma Shirley!
I’m so thankful for the little things now. Simple things make life so much better. I missed doing little things like shopping and going out to eat. I am slowly finding life again ❤
Never give up.
Fight through the bad days because the good days are worth living for.
I have some daunting days ahead with another upcoming surgery, but being here has renewed my spirit in ways I needed so badly.
I am OverComing Addison’s!
I was also able to do some public speaking- click Here for the link! I was so glad to share my story. Spoonies deserve to be HEARD!
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