A Chronic Voice Linkup Party: July 2019

I’ve decided that I’ll be participating in A Chronic Voice’s monthly chronic illness linkups. I’ve already taken part in May and June’s linkups, which means it’s now time for July 2019’s linkup party! You can see A Chronic Voice’s linkup post for this month here. A Chronic Voice’s July 2019 Prompts The prompts for this […]

Living with Erythromelalgia: Jordyn’s Story

Guest post: What It’s like Living with Erythromelalgia by Jordyn Hi, my name is Jordyn and I have many different chronic illnesses. However today, I want to talk about one of the rarer ones in hopes of bringing awareness to it. I am living with Erythromelalgia and no, I don’t know how to pronounce it […]

A Chronic Voice Linkup Party: June 2019

I really enjoyed writing a post for A Chronic Voice’s May Linkup so I decided I’d participate in A Chronic Voice’s Linkup Party June 2019! This month I’ll be writing about wondering, turning and desiring when you have a chronic voice. I feel these are very fitting, as recently I’ve been wondering what my life […]

Living with Stiff Person Syndrome: Amber’s Story

Guest post: What It’s like Living with Stiff Person Syndrome by Amber Hello. My name is Amber and I am excited to be able to share part of my story with you. My husband Shawn and l live in the beautiful state of Oregon. I love photography, all things vintage, thrifting, kayaking, all things tea […]

Living with Fibromyalgia: Stacey’s Story

Guest post: What It’s like Living with Fibromyalgia by Stacey Chapman I awoke at 4:30 am, drenched in sweat. I quickly changed out of my soaking wet clothes and began to shiver. Layer after layer I dressed in and tried quickly getting back into bed. I could subtly feel the nausea and body pain sinking […]

It Is Possible to Have Fun When You’re Chronically Ill

I’ve been debating whether I should post this, but ultimately, I wanted to show you that it is possible to have fun when you’re chronically ill. Yes, you have to do things differently, but it is possible! In this post, you’ll find out a few ways to make sure you have fun when you’re chronically ill, even if […]

Living with Suspected Endometriosis: Coralle’s Story

Guest post: What It’s like Living with Suspected Endometriosis by Coralle. My name is Coralle and I have chronic pelvic pain due to suspected endometriosis. If you’re not sure what this is, it’s a condition in which the lining of the womb starts to grow outside of the womb. Although I am yet to be […]

A Chronic Voice Linkup Party: May 2019

This month, I’ve decided to take part in my first linkup party! This is A Chronic Voice’s May 2019 linkup party and I’m so excited to be doing this! A linkup party is an online get-together where you’re given prompts to write a short excerpt about. These could be on literally anything, and everyone has […]

Living with Multiple Sclerosis: Karen’s Story

Guest post: What It’s like Living with Multiple Sclerosis by Karen Lanzetta Intro I am Karen Lanzetta and I am living with Multiple Sclerosis, a neurological disease that attacks the myelin sheath (which helps speed nerve conduction) surrounding all neurons in the nervous system. I have had it for decades, but wasn’t diagnosed till Halloween […]