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I aitn't dead... and might be starting to live. [Nov. 8th, 2018|09:47 am]
Sometime in the summer, I realized the constant hip issues and constant fatigue from them was killing me - mostly because of the continued uncertainty, day to day, of what I could do.

Healing from a tilted pelvis is not for sissies - and it's like a programming job, it takes longer than you expect, even when you're sure you've accounted for "but it'll be longer than I expect."

But I'm 99.9% sure I've fixed almost all of the cross body issues - issues where the hip hurts because some muscle on the other side of my spine is trying to hold it in place, because the right muscles are engaged.

That's huge - at that point, there's less question about what's wrong.

But damn has it been exhausting. I'm responding to months-old posts sometimes, and I've been trying to keep up on DW, but I think I have two metric expletive-tons of tabs opened, and catching up the past two weeks would make it three.

On the plus side, I have more mental energy, most days if I slept well the night before. On the minus side, I'm less and less likely to sleep well as this thing winds down.

I'm still out there - I still care about you (yeah, you, reading this right now - you're important). And I hope to be engaging more now.

[User Picture]From: acelightning
2018-11-08 08:54 pm (UTC)
I hope your hip continues to heal well, and heals as quickly as it possibly can! Getting better is so damned tedious! -I'm still annoyed with myself for making stupid mistakes about what day of the week it is, or how much chopped meat to buy to make hamburgers for two; I want my brain back the way it was! So I wish you a speedy and complete recovery!
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[User Picture]From: wcg
2018-11-09 03:24 am (UTC)
Good to see a post from you. Hope things continue to improve.
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