St. Valentine is the patron saint of people with epilepsy — though over time, the disorder accumulated more than 40 patrons, second as a single malady only to the plague. I wrote about living with this strange disease. I hope you have a minute to read.
I have two things to say to anyone writing "personal essays." 1. God help you. 2. Use this piece as a model.
Searching for Meaning in My #Epilepsy. We know more about epilepsy than ever. But I am still trying to reckon with mine, by via
Searching for Meaning in My Epilepsy : 'Today, thanks in part to a broadening of civil rights and in part to advances in medical science, epilepsy is neither a spiritual gift nor a moral malady.'