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Passion is the Fuel

"passion is thefuel that keeps me going"
I've been in treatment for Lyme Disease and Co-infections now going into my 6th year.  I still sometimes look back and think man I've come a long way.  I can somewhat keep up with my 8 year old son and homeschool him full time.  I can walk a few miles every week and not be sick for days after.  I have stretches of time where I simply forgot I'm sick and enjoy what life brings.  On the days I need to regroup and rest I am reminded that I still need to pace myself and that Lyme Disease never seems to be fully gone.  I still worry about my son if he has Lyme Disease from me.  He now needs to be on a similar Celiac diet as me and is doing much better on it.  I never thought of myself as someone who could bring about change, be a leader, a loud voice in the crowd, or a trend setter.  I have always thought of myself as the Listener, the Advocate, the Loyal friend, the Kind one, the Gentle Soul.  I'm not saying any of these qu…