Amir - people tell me I am like my old self again, but
I tell them NO, I AM BETTER!
Everyday I strive to 'Live the life I love'. To do this
I have changed my job, (I don't go back till september)
and have made happy positive friendships and have lost
My mind is in a wonderful place and my body is still
a work in progress. Occasionally I have symptoms but
am not 'doing them' and forget quickly and move on.
I know I will get there!
I met two people who had been on your course a couple
of years ago - they said they immediately felt as good
as new. Of course it does work but for me it was not
an over-night cure and I feel people should know that.
For me it was slowly slowly and having high expectations
was a hindrance.
What I especially take away with me is being happy in
everything I do, or just don't do it! It's so simple
you can miss it, I certainly had. The other one is what
has your mind holds your mind.
I do cry more but they are happy tears. Doing things
I never thought I would do or feel again. Singing and
dancing in my bedroom to the radio, conquering my fear
of the 'cross-trainer' at the gym....
My life is busy and happy and I want to thank you for
Keep doing what you do best, giving people back their
Update August 2008
I have just finished my first week back at work in
officially 1 year of being off sick and 2 1/2 yrs of
suffering and struggling. I feel great. I was of course
very tired, but who wouldn't be!! It is also a new job
so I had the added pressure of making friends and fitting
in. But I took it all in my stride.
Feeling healthy and well are my top priorities. In
fact one colleague said I have a very calming influence
in the classroom!! Nobody would have said that a year
ago!!I feel it isn't just my health that is better but
my whole outlook on life is healthier too.
I have been congratulating myself all week and am very