Accidents – Whoops I did it again

I’m going to start this off with a silly poem I wrote: I was happily watching the air show When I felt like I needed to blow I squeezed out a fart and it gave me a start Right into my knickers did it go   So off did I toddle with a clench and…

Share your story

Reach out and share your story There might be someone out there who wants to listen Whilst our stories may not be the same It’s good to talk, it keeps me sane It’s nice to know that we are not alone In this journey that’s called Crohn’s   p.s I find writing really therapeutic, it…

Can’t hide the feelings – being more open

I find it hard to open up about my feelings, I may tell people I have Crohn’s but I’m just not that honest about how I’m feeling most of the time. I come from a family where we didn’t really talk about things, about how we felt & things that were going on, and I…

We don’t need no education We don’t need no thought control

IBD Patient Education Programme I attended my first ever IBD patient education programme recently, this was a big step for me as I don’t like being alone with people I don’t know, where you normally have to make some small talk and I generally feel uncomfortable in these environments, aswell as fear of the unknown.