What IS ALS? Does it Have Any Bits of Silver Lining?

From my experiences of both spouse and parent living and dying with this disease

Look up ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) and the definition you’ll find is:

a rare progressive degenerative fatal disease affecting the motor neurons, usually beginning in middle age, and characterized especially…

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Alison Acheson

Alison Acheson

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My latest book is a memoir, Dance Me to the End: Ten Months and Ten Days With ALS. My newsletter is on Substack: THE UNSCHOOL FOR WRITERS.