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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A Year Of Growth – Week 2 – A Goal for the Year

Quite simply this year’s blogging goal is to grow. To grow my blog as a whole, from audience to regularity of posts, but also to grow as a person. To grow in confidence, to grow in enthusiasm, to grow in self-belief – I didn’t name this blog series A Year of Growth for nothing! My reasoning for all this? Because if my blogging can help me grow and learn to accept my life with a chronic illness, then chances are it can help others too.

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