April 18, 2018 - Titles and Labels

When I started imagining what our blog would look like and what people might be interested in hearing about, I began thinking about our entry into this new reality and how our vision of ourselves was changing daily, hourly.  I began thinking about the titles and labels… We all have a thousand titles and labels that get assigned to us as we go through life.  Some of them are tossed at us by others, unwanted, and we deal with them as we are able.  Some we will reject, some we will embrace.  Some of them we choose, and we carry them proudly through life – mom, wife, best friend.  Some we also choose, though not as happily – ex-wife, former employee, etc.  These are all things that describe who we are, who we were, what kinds of choices we have made in life and what sort of experiences we have built.

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Greetings peeps

Well, here goes nothing... My wife (Tami) and I (Mo) are setting off on a joint venture to explore all things Parkinson's... I, at the ripe old age of 49 have PD  and at the tender age of 46, Tami became a 'caregiver'. We thought we would document our path(s) together in one place. The PD  was diagnosed last Friday the 13th, 2018... Yes, just 4 days ago. 

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