Tag Archives: Stand Tall

Day 360 – We Feel It

“A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle.” – Japanese Proverb Last week a great article was written in the Huffington Post by Daniel P. Malito who writes about Rheumatiod Arthritis in their health section as well as for Creaky Joints. His article explains in clear terms what happens in the […]

Day 178 – Oh The Glorious Apple!

  When people ask me “Why an apple as a symbol for AS Awareness?” my immediate thought is: Oh the Glorious Apple! All these gifts from just one seed, The apple, soul and body feed, Plant a seed and time will show, That from one seed a tree will grow. Oh the glorious apples.  – Bill […]

Day 120 – Stand Tall

Stand Tall. These two simple words have great meaning for me. They’ve become a bit of a personal mantra as well as the slogan for the Spondylitis Association of America. They remind me to keep the notion close at hand that I need to stand up straighter and taller. This is important not just because […]

Day Seventy five – Blue for Spondylitis

I’ve made it through 75 days today! I have to admit that I wouldn’t have made it this far without the encouragement and support of so many people.  As time goes on, I will be talking about how my support team and some new friends have kept me going.  I will fulfill my pledge and create my 365 days of apples and […]