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Sherri Connell – A Lifetime in 27 Years
A Lifetime in 27 Years
While in pursuit of my life goals, I struggled with my health at an early age. At 14, I got Lyme Disease, which caused chronic headaches, fatigue and infections. Despite having pneumonia, the flu, lesions in my throat, fevers and throwing up most of the time, I pushed through working multiple jobs, cheer-leading, singing and dancing in musicals, acting in commercials, singing in bands, writing plays, modeling in fashion shows, competing in pageants and talent shows, as well as lifting weights and riding my horse. I also managed to obtain 2 Business Degrees and a Minor in Liberal Arts.
I loved to work and had huge goals and dreams for my business and music careers! Never did I suspect that one day my body would implode and I would no longer be able to push through, no matter how strong and determined I was. I never dreamed that I would live "A Lifetime in 27 Years."
My Life Turned Upside Down
Once a very active young lady, suddenly I was barely able to sit up. I was hospitalized with pneumonia and paralysis from the ribs down. Read Full Story!
My Story Helping Others
With the intention of helping friends and family better understand my invisible disability, my husband put some journal writings on the internet. Read Full Story!