There have been times when I have drunk purely to cope with pain and exhaustion. In the past, I definitely would have drank through this. I would have drank to dull the pain and drunk to wake myself up from the exhaustion. Continue reading Chronic illness and an alcohol free holiday
Getting sober is hard. I tried many times and failed. So how did I do it this time? Read on for how I did it? Continue reading How did I get sober?
However, this is my first sober Christmas, where I am delighted to be so. Continue reading Exorcising the ghost of Christmas past – My sober Christmas
I also just wanted to acknowledge that it isn’t fun having a chronic illness and people just don’t like to hear about it, I get that it’s boring and we don’t always manage to say we are fine. Sometimes we just aren’t and sometimes we want to be able to say ‘Fuck this, I am not a zebra* I am a human and I am a particularly pissed off one at this point!! Continue reading Ehlers F@cking Danlos- living with EDS