A Year of Growth – Week 9 – Reactions to Chronic Illness

Everyone reacts differently to every situation that life throws at them… and unless you’ve been there (which generally I’m hoping the people I come across haven’t) then it’s pretty hard to comprehend what’s going on. Here are a few of the reactions that I’ve had over the years – 

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A Year of Growth – Week 8 – Why writing helps

So I’ve been sitting here staring at this blank page trying to think of something worth sharing for like a solid 10 minutes and I just suddenly realised the answer is right here in front of my eyes. What’s something that has helped me immensely through chronic illness? Writing of course! I honestly can’t think of anything more therapeutic and calming than writing everything down.

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A Year of Growth – Week 3 – A Positive Aspect

You know, the part that I’ve struggled with the most about writing this week’s entry isn’t that I can’t think of anything positive to say (if anything I actually have too many positive things to say…). No, the problem that I’m having is that I can’t think of something positive to say that isn’t terribly cliché. Not that cliché is a bad thing… more that I want you to really believe me and cliché doesn’t exactly encourage belief.

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