HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Topics » Arts & Humanities » Artists (Group) » This message was self-del... » Reply #4

Response to Melissa G (Reply #3)

Sun Oct 18, 2015, 07:46 AM

4. Really? Thank you, you made my day!!!



I think I'm just struggling to still feel useful. I can't due much anymore due to disabilities I've accumulated from a bout of Transverse Myelitis and the MS.

So much of our self esteem is tied up in our sense of purpose and what we can do for others, and I can't do very much anymore, even my brain doesn't work right anymore. So I guess I paint because I like having hope that someday if I ever get good enough I can still have something I can give to others that they would like.

Cannot reply in locked threads

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 8 replies Author Time Post
LiberalLoner Oct 2015 OP
MuseRider Oct 2015 #1
LiberalLoner Oct 2015 #2
Melissa G Oct 2015 #3
LineLineNew Reply Really? Thank you, you made my day!!!
LiberalLoner Oct 2015 #4
Melissa G Oct 2015 #5
Name removed Nov 2015 #6
LiberalLoner Nov 2015 #7
ColesCountyDem Nov 2015 #8
Please login to view edit histories.