Monthly Archives: August 2013

A Preposterous Diagnosis

When I was first diagnosed with ME, I knew precious little about the disease. I was only aware of one other person who purported to have it, a lady I had known when I was a child. She was not … Continue reading

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I Know How You Feel

Journal Entry, 2007: As someone living with chronic illness, there are few things I hate more than that seemingly innocuous phrase “I know how you feel”. While experiencing minor illness such as coughs or colds, otherwise healthy friends have sometimes … Continue reading

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