A community where we can come together... uniquely as one.

It was Maya Angelou who said, "my mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style". We can all relate to these words whether through our unique walks of epilepsy or in the daily grind of life. Epilepsy True was built on these words as a safe haven to inspire. So, sit back, relax, and read on!

Wildlife

Do You & Take Care

How many times have you heard someone tell you, exercise and diet are part of a healthy lifestyle? I have! "Yep, I heard you the first...

National Epilepsy Day 2019!

Happy National Epilepsy Day! Grab your purple shirt, your purple socks... purple undies? ;) It's a great day for us to come together as a...

I wish.

I wish I didn't have to make so many doctors appointments. I wish I didn't have to go to the pharmacy so often to pick up my...

You are human.

Here you are. There you go... again, and again, and AGAIN. You've been at this for what seems like forever. Your efforts toward a miracle...

Music, Me, & Epilepsy

Squatting down in the basement of my childhood home I can suddenly smell her perfume. The musty boxes beneath me do not lend any sent,...

Terracotta Rain

It has been pouring non stop here in the suburbs of the NY metro area and it's got me feeling poetic... I was out for an evening drive to...

I can't #thinkagain

"I failed." "I'm not qualified for that job." "What if they find out I have epilepsy?" "Damn it! She just said it, why did I forget....

Bring it back... way back

15/16 years old "Are you okay?" A tight, tinny smell was sharp inside my nasal cavity, very high in there and stuck for what seemed like...

Epilepsy... what's that?

"I always thought a seizure was when you swallowed your tongue", she said to me for the 3rd time barely able to lean against the bar....