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Dark Night of the Soul(s)

Photographer: Brandon Holmes | Source: Unsplash

It was both blessing and curse when kidney stones sent searing pain throughout my body a few weeks ago. I took an Uber to the Emergency Room where, reaching hour 5 of writhing in pain in the waiting room, I wished for my body to make me pass out or go into shock to protect me from this unbearable pain. When I finally got in and got morphine, relief washed over me — then dissipated when I was told I would be kept overnight for morning surgery…

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Lucinda Koza

Lucinda Koza

Founder & CEO of I-Ally, an app for family caregivers. Woman in tech. Advocate.