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Movement For Life by Carol Higgins

Movement For Life by Carol Higgins

Why just walk if I can run? Why just run if I can jump? Why just jump if I can leap? Why just leap if I can dance? Why “just do” anything? Why not just do everything with as much interest, attention and engagement as I possibly can? This is not “just moving,” this is...

Journal Thoughts On PD by Carol Higgins

Journal Thoughts On PD by Carol Higgins

What really matters is not what I have but who I am. I am still me I am still the same me I was before you or I knew I had Parkinson's.   So I thought I got thrown into a club I don't want to belong to but really, I’m no different than anyone else.   I have learned...

The Dance by Carol Higgins

The Dance by Carol Higgins

I'm being chased by a thief, a monster, hanging at the edges of my life, waiting to steal from me my movement my joy my smile.   In the dark of night I feel it breathing close to me waiting for the day it will overcome me.   But not today, today I am dancing for all I...

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Movement For Life by Carol Higgins

Why just walk if I can run? Why just run if I can jump? Why just jump if I can leap? Why just leap if I can dance? Why “just do” anything? Why not just do everything with as much interest, attention and engagement as I possibly can? This is not “just moving,” this is...

Journal Thoughts On PD by Carol Higgins

What really matters is not what I have but who I am. I am still me I am still the same me I was before you or I knew I had Parkinson's.   So I thought I got thrown into a club I don't want to belong to but really, I’m no different than anyone else.   I have learned...

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