Category Archives: Morgellons Syndrome

Wherein I see the dermatology nurse/practitioner

I’m afraid that I’m already cursed, Seeing the dermatology nurse; I’m not sure what to say When I see her, Monday, So I think I had better rehearse. If I plan each definitive word, And control the way that it … Continue reading

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Finding a community

I speak my truth and come to find In others, corresponding minds. I doubt that anyone would know The sheer relief to learn that’s so, Unless those people also feel The horror, knowing something’s real; And have to live that … Continue reading

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Mea Culpa

In my post, The curse of Morgellon’s Syndrome, I attributed the attached picture incorrectly.  I received a very kind comment about this from the owner, not only of the picture, but also of the legs; below, I have included the … Continue reading

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The curse of Morgellon’s Syndrome

Please note the corrected attribution on the photo.  You may read about this at this link. (I wrote this when I was feeling particularly low — no one medical professional will even try a dermascope to see what I know … Continue reading

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More disbelief

(This poem is not my best, by any stretch, but it says what I want it to say.  It concerns my confiding in a wound care nurse, well-known to me, the nature of Morgellon’s Syndrome.  She, like all before her, … Continue reading

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My choice

There’s not much worse Than knowing that I have a curse I must combat. Or else, perhaps, The thing to do: Let fears collapse, And joy ring through. Between them I Will make my choice And speak with my Most … Continue reading

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That silent condition: Morgellons Syndrome

Hi, gang!  I apologize for being absent for a few days.  I am a week behind in reading posts, and commenting on them; I don’t think I will ever get them all, without chopping off about half of them unread. … Continue reading

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