chronic illness · Chronically Honest

“It Could Be Worse” and Other Garbage Sentiments

I can’t tell you how many times I have shared my experience with chronic illness with someone and had them respond with something to the effect of “well, it could be worse.” This makes me want to scream. Worse yet, the people who have said this to me rarely seem to realize that I’m on… Continue reading “It Could Be Worse” and Other Garbage Sentiments

chronic illness · Chronically Honest

Chronic Illness Really Sucks: A Chronically Honest Prologue

This is the first in a series of blog posts I am calling “Chronically Honest,” in which I’ll be sharing some of my honest thoughts and reflections on living with chronic illness. Having a chronic illness can be a pretty lonely experience, so I hope that this series will serve as a heartfelt and sometimes… Continue reading Chronic Illness Really Sucks: A Chronically Honest Prologue