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Incognito No More

Incognito No More

This project was suggested by Maria. Instead of paraphrasing, I’ll just copy and paste what she had to say: Hi Julia! It’s wonderful to see an option for us right-brained types to explore the creativity that lupus can inspire in us. We are often so overwhelmed with the left-brained, techinical and structural things that managingContinue Reading

Raising Awareness. An Essay by Stephanie

Raising Awareness. An Essay by Stephanie

The following essay was submitted by Stephanie as part of the Share Your Story project. To view other projects submitted by Stephanie, click here. I don’t have lupus, and have never met anyone face-to-face “IRL” who does. But since learning about the disease, I’ve begun to take awareness of it very personally. I don’t knowContinue Reading

The Great Divide by Geoff Thomas

The Great Divide by Geoff Thomas

The following story and accompanying photo was submitted by Geoff Thomas as part of the Share Your Story project. Backstory: In 2007, Geoff bicycled across the USA to raise Lupus awareness. 156 days and 14514.045 km (9018.61 miles) later, on September 30, 2007, he finished that journey in New York, NY. Find his original cyclingContinue Reading

My Lupus Story by Laureen Copeland

My Lupus Story by Laureen Copeland

The following essay was submitted by Laureen Copeland as part of the Share Your Story project. To view more projects submitted by Laureen, click here. My Lupus Story I got into online investing, because of Lupus and being on disability.  I felt had to keep my mind busy to distract me from the pain.  LittleContinue Reading

An Essay by Kevin Savino-Riker

An Essay by Kevin Savino-Riker

The following essay was submitted by Kevin Savino-Riker as part of the Share Your Story project. To view more projects submitted by Kevin, click here. An Essay I’m sorta cheating on this project. I don’t know anybody who suffers from Lupus. That’s to be expected, I guess, with a disease so rare. That it gets anyContinue Reading