Coping, General

“I’m Sorry, I Can’t”

One of the most frustrating thing with chronic illness is making plans. For me, I know I need to make plans or else I will never leave my room but I also know there's a good chance those plans will have to be modified or cancelled. Contrary to popular belief, it's not because I don't… Continue reading “I’m Sorry, I Can’t”

Coping, General

“I’m Tired”

It means I'm exhausted. I physically and mentally can't do anything anymore. The thought of moving a limb or even blinking seems impossible. It means I'm in so much pain (mentally, physically, sometimes both) that I no longer feel like I can continue living life. I can't cover up the pain anymore or control it.… Continue reading “I’m Tired”

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30 Day Chronic Illness Challenge: Day 12

Briefly explain to a healthy person what it's like to live with the illness. Megan- Since for me I have had chronic migraine the longest I'm going to explain that to you. So imagine a normal headache then add in someone pounding on your head and a knife stabbing it. Along with that your eyesight… Continue reading 30 Day Chronic Illness Challenge: Day 12