Purple Day

Purple Day

Six years ago, before my sweet baby girl had her first seizure, I would have told you that I understood epilepsy.

But… boy would I have been wrong.

I was a trained nurse.

I could have shared the textbook definition of a seizure, how to appropriately respond, and may have even rattled off a few anticonvulsants to seal the deal.

I might have regurgitated that epilepsy is a disorder in which a person experiences recurrent seizures.

But… I didn’t really understand epilepsy.

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