HI there! I'm Jack and am originally from Rhode Island, the smallest state in the US and now live in Waterloo Belgium with my partner and three chihuahuas (well, one's a chihuahua/pit-bull mix).
We moved here 6 years ago when I accepted a position with a global financial messaging company. Since 2009 I've had three back surgeries, the last of which was a global or 360 degree lumbar fusion in which I suffered a spinal cord injury which has left me living with chronic nerve pain and unable to return to my normal life.
Due to the spinal cord injury I've lost any hope of returning to my career which I absolutely loved and am now on full disability living day to day trying to get through each day as best I can. I go in and out of depression which is apparently quite normal for someone with my type of injury and pain. I try...
- Born on October 17
- Joined November 26, 2010