The Silent Grief Of Secret Illness

Illness is intensely personal, but it never affects the person diagnosed alone.

Please Don’t Compliment My Weight Loss

What It’s Really Like To Live With An Invisible Illness

Not all conditions are visible to the naked eye.

I Had To Quit My Job Because Of Chronic Illness

The One Thing Lupus Took From Me That I Don’t Miss At All


I’m Diabetic, And Sometimes I Don’t Care

There are both grand and trite lessons one learns with a chronic illness.

The Harsh Reality Of Having A Partner With A Chronic Illness

I can barely remember how things were before illness was the silent third entity in our relationship.

My Chronic Illness Left Me Broke And Homeless

Most days I just lie in my backseat, too overwhelmed with pain to do anything else. 

Exercise Is My Way Of Controlling My Chronic Illness

Fighting against a condition that’s intent on stripping my nerve coatings is the most effective way to scream “Screw you!”