Category Archives: My Blog

“Famous In A Small Town”

I use to always joke and say that I was “Famous in a small town” and I’d say that because the town I live in both sides of my family grew up here. So most people knew someone from my … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye After 12 Years

On June 3 I officially said goodbye to the job and career I had held for twelve years. I have worked at Goodwill since I was 18 years old. For the last year or so I’ve gone back and forth … Continue reading

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Family Is Everything

I am lucky enough to have a supportive family who has always stood behind me and been there for me. Over these last few years my family has grown even closer. We believe in family traditions. Every Sunday my family … Continue reading

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I hereby officially step down…

I started off this year knowing it was going to be a year full of changes. My new year quote was “New Year, New Chapter, New Beginnings”…and eventually I added “New Car” to that quote. We are only three and … Continue reading

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New Year, New Car

I got my first car when I was 17 years old and learning to drive. It was a 2000 Ford Focus and has been a good car for me these last 13 years. But with the new year it was … Continue reading

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2019- New year, New beginnings, New Chapters

When 2019 rolled around there was something about it that felt as though it was going to be a year of positive changes. With all the latest research that has come to light with Saul Wilson Syndrome, I feel as … Continue reading

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Documentary Debut Thanks to Barcroft TV

Hello everyone, Barcroft TV did a short documentary on my life and what it has been like trying to find answers.  Please check out the article and video: Barcroft TV http://www.barcroft.tv/rare-dwarf-saul-wilson-syndrome-louisville-condition-doctors-help I am so honored to share my story with … Continue reading

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Stories From Around The World

When I started writing this blog I wrote my story, because there was nothing else out there but I had hoped one day it would become the outlet that shared not only my story but anyone else’s stories out there … Continue reading

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Finding the Gene For Saul Wilson Syndrome (Medical Articles)

Hello Everyone, below are the medical articles that the doctors wrote about Saul Wilson Syndrome and finding the gene. A Recurrent De Novo Heterozygous COG4 Substitution Leads to Saul Wilson Syndrome, Disrupted Vesicular Trafficking, and Altered Proteoglycan Glycosylation:  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30290151 Zebrafish from … Continue reading

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Newsweek Article

Thanks to Newsweek for being the first news outlet to pick up my story! Here is the newsweek article:  https://www.newsweek.com/saul-wilson-syndrome-medical-mystery-rare-form-dwarfism-finally-solved-1152285

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