On the loss of resilience ….


Is it me or is living with MS really hard?

Usually I shrug off negativity as it’s not helpful and I’m naturally a positive person, but just lately I’m struggling to cope.

It feels as if all my reserves of energy and resilience have depleted and I don’t have the emotional strength to fight on anymore. It feels like I’m on the edge of an emotional tightrope, with one side being strength and courage and the other side despair!

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Driving with hand controls ….



Warning: this post contains smug gloating and self-congratulation!

This week I’ve mastered how to drive using hand controls. This has taken me years to get round to for various reasons and yesterday was the first time I drove, in my own car, without the safety net of an instructor with dual controls.

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