As some of you may already know, I will be handing off my communities to other moderators on 9/24. In order to make that transition smoother, I have shadows on all of my current communities. Elizabeth gets the privilege of taking over this community on 9/24 and shadows me until then.
This one I saved for the last announcement. Not only do I appreciate this community for the support you offer each other, I appreciate the support everyone has offered me. Some days it just helps to read that no, I am not the only one in the world frustrated by my bowels, by my fatigue and inability to do everything I feel like I should be able to do.
Ok, I won't get mushy yet. I just wanted to announce that you will see Elizabeth posting here and I encourage you to welcome her warmly. I have given her the scoop on IBD and some great links--but as you know--there's a lot to learn!
Louise, I have found something you left behind.... A very large pair of shoes! I know this Community is very personal to you and please know I will work hard to grow into your "shoes" and in my knowledge of Crohn's and Colitis as moderator of this great tight-knit group of members.
I have been quietly following your community for the last few weeks while researching Crohn's and Colitis to gain more insight. I am impressed with the support you give to one another while battling this challenging disease.
Please join me in wishing Louise great success and good health in life's next adventure.
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