by Jane Miller
It’s difficult when friends tell you something you don’t want to hear, especially when it’s something to which you must pay attention.
Since my diagnosis in April, 2014, I have vowed not to let Parkinson’s disease define me. A friend acknowledged this was laudable, but reminded me that even if I do not let it define me, Parkinson’s is part of my life and will not be ignored. So I start to write.