Epilepsy Talk

Damaged Goods

June 17, 2018
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There’s something liberating in being expected to fail. No expectations, no explanations.

After all, “you’ll never amount to anything,” you’re damaged goods.

So you’re free to fall on your face. Or reach for the stars. I did both…


What’s YOUR Story?

January 15, 2013
37 Comments

When did you find out that you had epilepsy?

How?

What did you do after being diagnosed? 

How do you cope with it now?


What would you do if you knew you couldn’t fail?

December 5, 2011
50 Comments

All of us have dreams. Some become reality…and some stay in our imaginations.

For me, writing was my “dream”. And it became a reality when I discovered a way I could write without starving.

Not with photography…


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    Phylis Feiner Johnson

    Phylis Feiner Johnson

    I've been a professional copywriter for over 35 years. I also had epilepsy for decades. My mission is advocacy; to increase education, awareness and funding for epilepsy research. Together, we can make a huge difference. If not changing the world, at least helping each other, with wisdom, compassion and sharing.

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