I Am The Undiagnosed Warrior

My real name is Nikki.

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I currently live in beautiful Colorado.

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But I grew up in Connecticut

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Went to college in Florida

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And lived in Lousiana for a brief period of time.

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“I don’t look sick”

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but I am sick.

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Before I got sick, I loved:

Competitive Swimming

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Cheerleading

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Roller Derby

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Sailing

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I actually got to sail on this ship

Surfing

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Horror Movies and Horror Makeup

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And I loved working and volunteering with animals

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I married my best friend on Friday, June 13th, 2014

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Although I can’t do everything that I once was able to

and some days I miss the girl I used to be….

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I somehow still hope.

2 thoughts on “I Am The Undiagnosed Warrior

  1. spooniemom says:

    Always “nice” to meet a fellow warrior. I guess the nice part comes from knowing someone else out there understands the struggle, especially that of being undiagnosed. I wish you the best of luck and may the spoons be ever in your favor!

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