Category Archives: chronic illness

Spoonie Film Club/Movie Night

Spoonie film club is a weekly virtual get together for spoonies, where we watch movies and tv shows together online through rabb.it.  Some of the movies feature complex representations of illness and disability, and some movies and are simply fun … Continue reading

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Chronic Illness & Friendships– Some closing thoughts

Epilogue/Afterward  I really appreciate the people who took the time to read what I wrote about chronic illness & friendships and share their thoughts and feelings with me. I’ve learned so much from these conversations. In addition to reassuring me that I … Continue reading

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Accidental Crying & Chronic Illness Feels; Also Reflections on Friendship

This week was not at all what I expected.  On Monday morning I was cautiously optimistic about phd progress as well as closure regarding unsettled/unsettling big life things. Instead, this week I was blindsided by mystery tears and falling apart, and then … Continue reading

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To those lamenting the gluten free ‘fad’. READ THIS.

In response to all those out there lamenting the gluten-free ‘fad’…. Shut the fuck up. That’s the main thing.  Just shut the fuck up.  You’re being an asshole. Now that that’s out of the way, sit the fuck down, and … Continue reading

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grieving & chronic illness (this is what it feels like)

I have moved this post to my new blog, as I no longer use this one, and apparently google penalizes you for duplicating content. Grieving & Chronic Illness (this is what it feels like) was my first attempt at expressing the grief that … Continue reading

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