Share Your Story

We all know that talking about epilepsy is a great way to eliminate the stigma....but why not use that little creative genius inside instead?

We want you to share your epilepsy story - any story of how epilepsy affects you - whether you live with epilepsy or know someone who does.
Use your creativity - use any medium you want - written word, pictures, drawings, comic, video, dance, anything!




Hi. I’m Angie. I work here at the Epilepsy Foundation of Colorado (EFCO), and I am one of faces of the tens of thousands of individuals who have been affected by epilepsy. While I have not been...

Hi, I’m Delaney. Did you know that the Institute of Medicine recently released a report (March 2012) that states one in twenty-six people will be diagnosed with epilepsy at some point in their...

My name is Anthony. I’m 47, and I have epilepsy. My epilepsy put me in prison. It sounds crazy, but it’s the truth. One day I was going about my business, and the next thing I remember, I woke...

I have epilepsy. I’ve uttered this statement many, many times since my diagnoses in 2004, and it always fills me with a sense of pride. Until recently, the story of my epilepsy had always...

By Channing Seideman

By Bryn Segall

An excerpt from her blog

By Jessi Bishop

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