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#showmeyourpump

#showmeyourpump

Recently, there has been an amazing campaign – #showmeyourpump – launched on twitter by Miss Idaho, a type one diabetic who wasn’t afraid to wear her pump on live national television in a bikini. That takes courage and I forever admire her for that. In response to that campaign, I thought I’d write a blog post about my very recent experiences with my new insulin pump. Let me now show you my pump: In May of this year, I went and saw my endocrinologist (a fancy word for my diabetes doctor) for a check-up and some anxiety-producing blood tests. I had been talking […]


“God Grew Tired of Us”: A Movie Review

“God Grew Tired of Us”: A Movie Review

I’m back with another film review. For my Writing 150 class, we watched a documentary called God Grew Tired of Us. First of all – that title: doesn’t it make you interested? God grew tired of them. Doesn’t that make you want to know who they are, what they did to make God not love them anymore? It made me want to know. The Lost Boys of Sudan. If you’ve never heard of them, look them up. They deserve to be known for what they went through. Let me give you the basics: When the British left the area after trying to colonize, […]

Posted March 3, 2014
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