A come “back” story

Katie post-surgery 4 weeks

[This is a continuation of my story, published previously] Pain First there was the pain. Every day, the persistent, stupid, frustrating pain. Little by little, it replaced parts of me, like swapping out old holey socks for new ones, a pair at a time. Except the opposite. The perfectly good parts of me were being […]

A Silent Injury Emerges

Katie hiking in New Mexico 2014

Katie’s Story Nineteen years ago today I took a hard fall. Injured traumatically before I ever landed on the ground, and then injured some more when my body slammed to the ground. I had no way of knowing that some of the physical trauma to my body experienced on that June Sunday in 2001 would […]