What it’s Like to Watch a Family Member Suffer Through Parkinson’s

My dad, is the family member with Parkinson’s. It’s not some distant uncle or close cousin, it’s my dad. And I should clarify it’s not my “dad, dad.” I am very blessed to have two mothers and two fathers. I never use to look at it that way growing up but I definitely do now. My parents (Paulette and Winston) divorced when I was 8. … Continue reading What it’s Like to Watch a Family Member Suffer Through Parkinson’s

Why It’s Hard to Write About the Personal Stuff

Usually, when posting on my blog, people react really well to posts like “Binge Worthy TV Shows” or “Places to Shop in Halifax,” but generally people react the best to personal posts. Like when I wrote about what it’s like to go from dating to roommates. Something that’s real and has been lived through and overcome. But I’ve found since I started writing that it’s … Continue reading Why It’s Hard to Write About the Personal Stuff