Year end Interview with author and MS Warrior, Paul Lima

Trisha Harris interviews author Paul Lima. TH: To start, how long have you been writing?PL: I'm 66 and wrote my first poem at the age of 14. But I've been a professional writer for 40 years, corporate writing and a freelance journalist. TH: You have published over 20 books. Most are non-fiction; three are fiction.…

MS Rant

MS: a rant. Feel free to skip this downer of a post! I am sooooo sick and tired of my MS, and its various symptoms. Sick and tired. All I want to do today is cry, shed tears like a baby in distress. But the tears, they will not come. Can't even get the relief…

Giving Away PDFs of my 2 Novels

I am giving away PDFs of my two novels, one which is available now, and the other which should be available by mid-December. How to get them at the end of this post. Available mid-December (but you can put your request for it in now): Chronic: A Sick Novel.Four people with various maladies--multiple sclerosis (which…

Man with MS Raking

If you walked by my house a while ago, you'd think: 'There's Paul. He has MS. And he's raking leaves. He must be doing well.' And I know I am not as physically impaired as some with MS. For instance, I'm not in a scooter or wheelchair or bedridden. I can walk my dog, even…

MS, Meds and Diet

In this MS video blog, I discuss MS in relation to meds and diet (and to doing nothing). And I have a bit of a Big Pharma rant too. I am a freelance writer and writing trainer. I also have MS.¬† You can watch the video blog here: youtu.be/LIY3QHFdNu0 To see a list of all…

Lists help me cope with social isolation

Here is how I cope with social isolation... I have been a list maker pretty much all my life. Turns out it's a decent way to help one cope with social isolation. Can't guarantee that it will work for you, but you might want to give this a try. It involves making lists, which in…

V-blog: Beginners Guide to MS

View the video blog: Beginners Guide to MS. For those newly diagnosed with MS and for partners, friends and acquaintances of those with MS. View more MS v-blogs and listen to MS podcasts. Your blog host, Paul Lima, is a freelance writer and trainer. He also has had MS for 22 years.