Take a moment to enjoy our POETRY CLUB! http://www.tudiabetes.org/group/poetryclub AND http://www.tudiabetes.org/profile/NoSugarAddedPoetry.
As we wrap up another Diabetes DBlog Week, let’s share a few of our favorite things from the week. This can be anything from a #DBlogWeek post you loved, a fantastic new-to-you blog you found, a picture someone included in a post that spoke to you, or comment left on your blog that made you smile. Anything you liked is worth sharing!
DBlog Week is my favorite week of the year on the DOC. The participation of Tudiabetes on Poetry day this year was an added bonus. I'll be…Continue
Bad Days, Brain Fog... (DBlog)
Yesterday we opened up about how diabetes can bring us down. Today let’s share what gets us through a hard day. Or more specifically, a hard diabetes day. Is there something positive you tell yourself? Are there mantras that you fall back on to get you through? Is there something specific you do when your mood needs a boost? Maybe we've done that and we can help others do it too? (Thanks to Meri of Our Diabetic Life for suggesting this…Continue
My Stuff (DBlog)
Wildcard Day: "Write a short story personifying a diabetes tool you use on a daily basis. A meter, syringe, pump, pill, etc. Give it a personality and a name and let it speak through you. What would it be happy about, upset about, mad about? "
I am a DMB (Diabetes Messenger Bag) and my name is Stuff. I have special powers: I can mind-meld with Mom's computer, and I'm on the same wavelength as HPP (Hot Pink Paperclip), who lives on Word. He winks and…Continue
Icicles are poised
to stab, sharp as my lancets.
Our winter lingers.
Trees unfurl their leaves, green and rust.
The first flowers of spring punctuate the landscape with purple and gold.
Colors drop from the sky.
Tiny warblers leave their flock, staking out new territories.
Colors come in different sizes, ruby red hummers, cerulean blue…Continue