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Today is hard.

I’m on the verge of tears, I feel like a failure and a quitter and I just want my body to cooperate. My throat is visibly swollen and sore. 459 more words


Spoonie Film Club

As a chronically ill person who is bed/chair bound for 95% of the day I have lost all semblance of a social life. Between the obvious effects of illness such as pain and disability, there is also not a lot of energy/time what with doctors appointments, therapies and self care taking a large portion of the my life’s pie chart. 1,223 more words


The Spoon Theory written by Christine Miserandino

Please take the time to read Christine Miserandino’s personal story and analogy of what it is like to live with sickness or disability. Click HERE to download “The Spoon Theory” in PDF format. 33 more words

Where's my spoons?!

Many people with disabilities which affect evergy levels have adopted the Spoon Theory as their mantra. Indeed when I first read it the words they struck a chord with me. 660 more words