Our story continues

June 9, 2010 § 14 Comments

In tonight’s comic adventure: Miss Waxie returns! After months of good health, Miss Waxie battles stomach upsets, spleen hemangioma tumors, cancer scares, and possible Crohn’s disease only to come out still fighting, well aware that it is both a comic – and chronic – life indeed!

Friends, if you’re still out there, I apologize for my months and months of absence. I moved, I started a new job, I could leave my bed. And well, the comic took a back seat. Or maybe it fell out of the trunk… but no matter…I’m back and not exactly better than ever, but I sure am here if you’ll still have me!


Miss Waxie

It’s Not Me, It’s You…

July 20, 2009 § 3 Comments


In Tonight’s Comic Adventure: Miss Waxie contemplates breaking up with Ohio, but realize she has to stay in her bad relationship ’till her financial situation gets straightened out. Does she need Dr. Phil or just more Kineret? …Yeah, she’ll go with the Kineret.

Our Weary, Wandering Heroine Treads To Bed…

April 25, 2009 § 2 Comments

page_122In Tonight’s Comic Adventure: What adventure? Miss Waxie needs her sleep; battling a medical community can take a lot out of a girl – especially one that fights her own internal civil war daily!  Lots more tomorrow. Promise. 

How My Greatest Hero Was Also My Greatest Villain….

April 14, 2009 § 8 Comments

…Or how I learned to love and loathe prednisone, the autoimmune disease kryptonite.


In tonight’s comic episode: How the prednisone I took at high doses for my Rheumatoid Arthritis and Connective Tissue Disease gave me the life a 21 year old was meant to live, then took it away and left me with cataracts, a PICC line, and osteoporosis, without even so much as a dear John. 

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