Do I Look Geeky?

So a couple of posts ago I mentioned that Do I Look Sick will be running it’s first ever print ad in a magazine called Samaze that will be handed out at such hallowed events as Dallas Comic Con. I’m really excited about this opportunity to spread awareness and connect with geek culture. Do I Look Sick is fraught with comic book references, a million gifs and memes, and even the two Spoonie Experiment reviews are geeky – a cult classic and an anime. And episode 3 will be Hitchhiker’s Guide – geeks will love it here.

the hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy review spoonie experiment

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Chronic Illness and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Whenever I have to schedule a doctor appointment, I cry. When you have chronic illness, you rarely call to schedule a check-up. Most of the time, something is wrong. And most of the time, you’re at the doctor so often that any check up duties happen right on schedule because you’re there anyway.

I used to think that I was afraid of some new diagnosis, or that I’d need another unexpected surgery. I used to think maybe it had something to do with my fear of needles. But in my own mind, those were pretty weak excuses. They were very real issues, but they didn’t instill fear in me to think about. Not like phoning the doctor did.

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