For the next 12 days, I will be offering some words of thought and inspiration
As much as Parkinson’s disease tests my day, it does not define my existence. My
Today, of all days is the perfect time to discuss the subject of change. Today,
If you are anything like me, you probably don’t need a raging lunatic with a
In Norman Cousins’ book, Anatomy of An Illness, Cousins mentions a placebo study where over
Pressure hits us all. Some people thrive under pressure, while others just cannot deal with
Don’t be alarmed– but be aware, my fellow Parkinson’s disease travelers! As if we didn’t
Rigidity in thought and body may go hand in hand. Rigidity can be many people’s main complaint when they are first diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Keeping active, moving, exercise, and stretching are just a few of the tools to keep in mind when your body starts to stiffen up.
This was created in May 2014, but I thought it was worthy of another appearance.
UPDATE 07/23/18 – I am happy to report that The Animated Mind of Oliver Sacks project on
It isn’t often that I write a movie review. Okay! In fact, I NEVER write
Recently, EverydayHealth.com recognized ASoftVoice.com, as one of the 10 Parkinson’s Disease Blogs to Help You
If you are embarrassed, sad, shamed, or lack self confidence about having Parkinson’s, I am here to tell you that you don’t have the energy or time to devote to such unproductive emotions.
I am so grateful and honored to announce that for the fourth year in a
On this, the 8th Mother’s Day without her, I lit a candle and enjoyed her
When I was first diagnosed, the neurologist in 1991, coldly and in a matter of
This, as is every April, is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month—it is a time to learn
This is my first real attempt at an inspirational film. I hope you enjoy it
In the past week, I mentioned the loss of Toys R US, which is a
The World Weeps for Geoffrey—A Part of our childhood has gone! Without trying to sound
This was my first blog post 10 years ago–slightly updated! When I was first diagnosed
It is official—this blog, http://www.Asoftvoice.com, is 10 years old! With over 300 archived posts pertaining
I recently joined a Rock Steady Boxing class! The class and the instructor are wonderful!
Without some sort of plan or framework, it is very easy to get lost along
The Magic isn’t gone, but it is fading fast. The art of magic will never
The view was expansive. The calm of the site was not what I expected. I
This was a wonderful walk full of Fall color and raining leaves. The wind was
For me, the holiday resonates with special memories of the whole family watching parades, football,