Becky, you were talking (joking?) before about
maybe moving to Canada. Would you consider moving to Aus? We have a skills shortage here, and your skills are needed and in short supply. Good health-care system, too...
I know there has been some research published on how difficult teens with chronic illness find it hard to feel grown up while they're still so dependent on others for their needs. I think more needs to be researched / written / acknowledged about
the problems experienced by people our age, too, because these issues don't go away and, in some ways, only compound with time.
I wish I could magic up a job for you, Becky.
Why I think NCOT is a total super-star:
* she can drive
* she gets out of the house :-o
* she takes two little boys for days out, even though she's sick (wow!!!)
* she is being a really cool aunt and I'll bet her nephews love and (more importantly) like her heaps
* she is wise and compassionate and has lots of life experiences and great insights that she's really generous in sharing with others
* she can WRITE
That's six for starters. I'm sure I'll be able to think up more when I'm more awake.
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