Where is this road taking me? (on sickness and on health)

road to nowhere

I felt like an alien.

Af first it was just a nuisance when the mysterious itchy welts appeared on my back. The next day, they were on my arms and legs. That was a nuisance too.

But when they started to travel up my neck and appear on my face, I had the last straw.

I was embarrassed to be seen in public— with my red, splotchy, hivey face. I was constantly itchy.  And just plain miserable.

This brand new episode of hives was the latest in a long chain of ailments that had eaten up a far-too-sizable-way-too-annoying chunk of my life in the past year.

This post was first published at ibelieve.com. Mosey on over there to read the rest!