Illness, Regret, & Dreams

A few weeks ago, I found myself watching a 90s Lifetime movie. Don’t judge me! I was in a Beverly

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The Truth: Why Don’t Chronically Ill People Speak Up More Often?

When people ask me how I’m feeling and I say “I’m tired,” they assume I’m talking about the chronic fatigue

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Who Am I? The Chronically Ill Person’s Identity Crisis

Three years ago, I became a contributor to a mental health website.  They asked me to submit a brief bio,

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Chronic Illness: On the Outside Looking In

Sometimes chronic illness leaves patients on the outside looking in. When I was younger, I sometimes had to leave social

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5 Ways I “Vacationized” My Last Hospital Visit

It’s taken me a while to post an update on Tuesdsay’s neurological visit but I finally have my “vacation pictures”

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Happy 2nd Birthday! | Top 10 Fashionably ill Articles

Fashionably ill is celebrating its second birthday!  As such, I’m sharing the top ten articles from the past two years.  In

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5 Challenges & 5 Small Victories (#HAWMC)

I continue WEGO’s Health Activist Writer’s Month Challenge (#HAWMC).  Day 18: 5 Challenges & 5 Small Victories. Make a list

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