Tag Archives: CFS

Marijuana: Nature’s Blessing

Oh crap. I forgot what I was going to write. I hate it when that happens… I use marijuana- legally- it is prescribed to me. I have several chronic pain conditions that require pain management and marijuana works for me … Continue reading

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What Does Chronic Illness Look Like?

Living with pain seems to be all I know. In the last few months it’s gotten worse, especially since my father pulled away from me. Again. My mother did this years ago so I’m no stranger to neglect, but anytime … Continue reading

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Colouring Outside the Lines

Over the past year I have l learned to be appalled at how people treat one another. People are selfish, viscous, dishonest and just plain cruel. I have a chronic illness diagnosed as “Fibromyalgia” back in 2003 but new symptoms … Continue reading

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Waiting To Emerge

I was recently engaging in a pity party of one as per usual over how much pain I was in, if it would ever stop and what kinds of things I had to look forward too. None of which were … Continue reading

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Healing Through Painting

I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia and CFS 10 years ago but it became severe about 4 ­½ years ago.  If you’re not familiar with Fibromyalgia, it’s a blanket term that includes widespread muscular pain ranging from moderate to severe, immune … Continue reading

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I’m Sorry.. I’m Sick..

I know I usually stick to the humorous side of things, but today my post will be different.  I will still attempt to throw in some humor along the way however, so as to not disappoint. I was diagnosed with … Continue reading

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