Treasures On The Sand

Gabriel King, Storyteller

Forging Diamonds: Why Even Chronic Pain Is Molding You

“What you see and what you hear depends a great deal on where you are standing."-C. S. Lewis In the movie Arrival, there is a quote that has really resonated with me. "If you were to look at your life from beginning... Continue Reading →

Seeking Hope: Finding the Light at the End of the Tunnels of Life

"Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness." -Desmond Tutu  Life can suck. You may find yourself in situations that seem to have no way out. Sometimes, you will fall into a dark... Continue Reading →

Out of the Pit: Life as a Chronic Pain Veteran

"The best view comes after the hardest climb." -Unknown It is a very surreal experience, being without chronic pain. There is a sense of amazing freedom, yes, but there is also this gnawing in your soul almost. Even stepping into... Continue Reading →

To The Woman Who Holds It All Together

I wanted to take this very special day to thank a very special person who has been the constant encourager, faithful companion, and ever-vigilant cure seeker during my five years with CRPS. Even on my darkest of days, she would... Continue Reading →

Out of the Ashes: A Poem by Gabriel King

This was something I had shared at my graduation from the clinic. It sums up what I was feeling and, with the help of fellow warrior Dylan Ames, I was able to put those thoughts into a poem. I hope... Continue Reading →

The Arkansas Chronicles: Epilogue

 "I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith." -2 Timothy 4:7 The race is finally over! After this long, five year journey with CRPS, it is now coming to a close. How freeing... Continue Reading →

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