I am NOT a doctor, dietician or expert. Do I know everything there is to know about diabetes? Heck no, but I do know what it’s like to live with it.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
It’s not neglect: A Disclosure
busy!It feels as if I’ve been
neglecting my blog, and I guess I have.It’s not for lack of things to say or ideas to convey, it’s more that
I’ve been focusing on other writing. I have found other ways to advocate.
it was time to explain where I’ve been, since I’ve obviously not been
here.I am pleased to tell you that I’ve
started a couple of part-time “jobs” that I’m quite honored to be doing.
First, I am a freelance writer for the website The DX, a
non-branded diabetes website that is supported by Sanofi.My work there is spotty but I’m jazzed to be
Second, I am curating articles for Diabetic Connect. I seek out
articles online that are either about diabetes (detecting neuropathy through
sweat) or ones that could affect PWD (most Americans don’t get enough
exercise).I write a little blurb about
the article and sometimes add a spin from the perspective of someone with
diabetes.This has really caused me to
be more up-to-speed on what’s going on in the world in regards to diabetes
enjoyed writing and getting the opportunity to do it, and get paid something,
is amazing!Woo hoo!As much as I’m enjoying these new avenues I
do miss writing for my blog and I hope to get back to writing here more often.I don’t want to lose my readers.Do I have readers?Hello….is anyone there?
I want to
make it clear that, even though someone is paying me now and then to write
about diabetes, those companies have NO control over what I say here.This is my blog and these are my
I hope you’re
all doing well with your diabetes control and that life is sweet (without high