Haidee Soule Merritt's Profile
From One Lump or Two: things that suck about being diabetic...
There’s no doubt I’m a late bloomer (I overheard my Mom saying so to my first boyfriend). Although I’m not opposed to embracing a trend, you can be pretty darn sure it’s no longer cool by the time I get wind of it. I live in New Hampshire, for godssake: I don’t really even try.
However, I am riding high atop the latest craze, proud as punch to be on the cutting edge for once. I have been a Type 1 diabetic longer than my memories go back; one of the originals, you might say. Lord knows, you can’t throw a rock without hitting a diabetic these days, you really can’t. Type 1, Type 2, and all the in-betweens they’re so fond of labeling us with. It’s not just me; everybody’s SOME type of diabetic. Hell, it’s the new trend.
In case you haven’t heard, diabetes isn’t just a…
- Born on January 26
- Joined July 22, 2010