If you write a blog about MS, let me know and I’ll put the link up here, or if you fancy trying your hand at writing a guest blog post for this site, have a look here and get in touch…
MS and Mimosas is a new blog by Heather, who says, ‘I am 23 years old, working full-time, and just trying to figure out how to be an adult. Oh yeah, and how to be an adult with a chronic illness’.
One Man and his Catheters is a great blog by Mark. As you can guess from the title, he writes an honest and open account of life with advanced Multiple Sclerosis. He’s still smiling and laughing through it all – most of the time. When his wife lets him, he jumps out of planes and plays Wheelchair Rugby (not at the same time!). He’s passionate about raising awareness of MS and disability as a whole and works as Head of Comms for Shift-ms.
I’m a rich tea in a hob nob world is a new blog by Sarah, who says, ‘MS Survivor, Inappropriate Mother, and a Daily Quest for Reasons to Laugh and Smile.
I’m no literary genius, but as a form of therapy & to stop me going stark raving bonkers, I’ve decided to dip my toes, ever so gently into literary waters & write a blog. So here goes… It’s not going to set the world on fire and will, more often than not be grammatically incorrect and a tad fruity but, it’s good for mind, soul & sanity!’
Mildly Scrambled is a mix tape of music, multiple sclerosis and the occasional gin. Thirteen years in, I hope my experiences can be hopeful, helpful and occasionally amusing.
‘Within the space of just over a year, my life was entirely transformed: my book and now blog follows my journey through that challenging time. It is the story of coming to terms with our older son’s autism as well as trying to deal with my own diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis, except I never call it that- MS sounds a lot less alarming. I tend to go to great lengths to hide my illness; don’t want the fuss, hence the title Laugh or You’ll Cry.
An Aussie now living in the UK. I started blogging my journey from start to present-day (and a little bit in between), to help my family and friends (esp in Australia) understand that it’s no easy ride, but we are all doing OK!. Read it here.
Think In Decimals charts the life of a blogger in her 20’s trying to balance living, working, and having MS since the age of 16.
LadywithMS is a blog by a 30-something Australian with MS – well worth checking out!
Emma has recently started blogging at EmmaLisa3.com – a blog about MS, exercise, alternative therapies, growing food and eating healthy(ish).
Climbing Downhill was started by Kerri to map her experiences with MS, mobility equipment and house remodeling but now covers so much more. Have a look!
Weaving a way is a great new blog about a ‘mother, medical student and eternal optimist blogging about becoming ill with MS and all aspects of life after diagnosis.’
Check out Steve’s blog It’s a Shit Business – an online diary-cum-therapy-hole for a young(ish) man chronicling his life with multiple sclerosis.
Sian writes a great blog about undergoing Alemtuzumab (Campath) treatment in a bid to halt/delay this vile disease – Alemtuzumab, MS and Me.
Nicole Lemelle writes My New Normals. She is a writer, activist and a person living with MS. Her website generates conversation, promotes advocacy, highlights resources and inspires hope.
Not strictly a blog, Aid4disabled is a great website, offering valuable advice and information for people living with MS.
Duncan, a father of three boys, writes an inspiring blog about his fundraising for MS research. Read about his preparation and training for his Sculling Challenge.
Mary writes a great blog about how she’s getting back out into the countryside whilst living with MS…and the help of a tandem. Check out A Breath of Fresh Air.