What's The Matter With Me? Podcast

What's The Matter With Me? Podcast


Latest Episodes

S2, Ep. 15: Misadventures in r/MultipleSclerosis - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
November 11, 2018

In this episode, I head to the r/MultipleSclerosis subreddit for support, and get mixed results.  Is my message insulting or inspiring?  It depends on who you ask.

S2, Ep. 14: Malibu & Wedding - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
October 18, 2018

I've been off the air for a few weeks, I took Hoppin Hot Sauce to a Harvest Fair. I've started a Hoppin Hot Sauce Youtube channel,

S2, Ep. 13: It's Fall - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
September 28, 2018

My hand is really useless. It's it's in a claw most of the time sometimes my thumb goes under my index finger. At night when I'm sleeping and I wake up at 4 in the morning is the best time but I'm at Cross purposes there because it's also the best time...

S2, Ep. 12: Antacids - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
September 21, 2018

On the advice of my therapist, I started taking antacids with my afternoon pills, not an empty stomach, and I saw an improvement. I no longer question reality all afternoon.

S2, Ep. 11: Grantwriting - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
September 07, 2018

I applied for a grant related to this podcast, to help me increase my internet savvy and learn Techniques to spread this message in a louder voice with greater reach. I don't know about all that but I can tell you it was great to put together an applic...

Season 2, Episode 10: Monterey - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
August 28, 2018

We went to Monterey on vacation.  It was frustrating because I felt very limited by disability. I have such a hard time on vacation because I can't do what I used to. I need to figure out a new way.

S2, Ep 9: Swimming - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
August 01, 2018

On John John's 5th birthday I went swimming in the pool at my parents house. In the last episode I said I was worried that I wouldn't be able to get in and out of the pool but I hoped that I would try to get in.

S2, Ep 8: The Disability Trap - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
July 27, 2018

I watched an interesting short film called The Disability Trap by Jason DaSilva, the director of When I Walk, probably the foremost disabled filmmaker. He wrote an op ed in New York Times and as part of it included The Disability Trap,

S2, Ep 7: Wacky Wednesday - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
July 22, 2018

Can you give me a hand? I had my fly unzipped on Wacky Wednesday at my children’s school. I must have had it open the whole time I was there, I went to the bathroom and thought, "Maybe the reason no one says anything about it is they don't want me to a...

S2, Ep 6: Awaker - What's The Matter With Me? Podcast
July 11, 2018

I'm on less sedation and it's feeling pretty good to be more alert. Maybe 'alert' is a stretch.  I'm afraid of more pain, that the pain will wake up and rear its ugly head.  For the time being, I am relatively Awaker.