Hi, my name is Frank. I've had diabetes since I was eight. I was ready to die then, but medicine intervened. That I'm still here is an act of faith. My religion is diabetes. It's unfortunate that we …

Hi, my name is Frank. I've had diabetes since I was eight. I was ready to die then, but medicine intervened. That I'm still here is an act of faith. My religion is diabetes. It's unfortunate that we are used to medicine's economic ends. The morality medicine preaches is tough to deal with. It gives us a bad conscience. Death is given a negative connotation. I don't agree with this. Look at the emaciated being and that is what we are. The flesh and blood is just a cloak. The diabetic is supernatural--he is living dead. I embrace it. We are an amazing caste of beings.

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Comment by Kathyann on April 29, 2010 at 6:56am
Interesting!
Comment by Carrie on August 8, 2011 at 1:25pm
Maybe that could explain my affinity for zombies...

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