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I Never Realized Just How Vulnerable this Wretched Disease Makes Me

Hi everyone!

So, it’s been a little while since I’ve written on this, and I apologize.  There has been a ton of things happening lately, and I’ve been under a lot of stress and anxiety.  795 more words

PCOS and "The Internet is a Scary Place"

There is something unique about the day you decide that the symptoms you have been experiencing aren’t normal. That there is something that isn’t quite right. 573 more words

Chronic Illness

Memoir: Girl in the Dark by Anna Lyndsey

This book touched me on a deeply personal level, and I had to process it for a little while before writing about it. Anna Lyndsey’s amazing memoir is about her experience of a rare and unexplained physical condition that leaves her unable to be in the presence of light—not just sunlight, but soft lamps, LED screens, everything. 693 more words

Books

The start

I first came to grips with my fibromyalgia diagnosis two weeks ago, I was sitting in my principal’s office, crying because I was having a bad day. 1,049 more words

Chronic Illness

Con Fatigue

Every time I go to any convention I know, I will physically pay for every conversation I have and every booth I visit. That’s the price when it comes to my disability. 644 more words

Chronic Illness

Day 20: Spoonie friends!

Hello lovlies. thanks for coming back again today.

Day 20: Have you met anyone with the same illness(s)? Did it help? 

POTS is a very unknown disorder to just about anyone. 216 more words

I Dream of My Babies

I have been sick. I have been having Fibro flares and CFS flares. I had to close the store for five days because I physically couldn’t move. 531 more words

Chronic Illness