Posts in Chronic Illness
Getting to know a new normal

I guess she's not really new, this new normal. She's been hanging around for a while but made a poor first impression on me. And you know, first impressions are everything when making friends. There's just something about her that rubs me the wrong way. Like how she'll smile at you and make you feel significant, then when one thing doesn't go the way she isn't the least bit shy about making your life a living hell for a few days - or weeks.

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A letter to my husband

Writing comes easy to me but your love is difficult to put into words. It's depth feels so endless, my mind can't even process all of it. Life with chronic pain is difficult, and caring for someone in pain isn’t any easier. It may not seem like it all the time, but I see you.

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