My New Awareness Tattoo

I’m not really a remember the date kinda of girl. What I do know is that its 3 years in March since I was officially diagnosed with Crohn’s disease. So today I sat in the tattoo shop reflecting on the pain to come, and I remember what a bumpy journey I’ve had to date and…

It’s not all in your head

Ever feel like doctors just don’t listen? And you present with the same symptoms over and over again and you’re made to feel like it really can’t be that bad. You even start to doubt how bad things are and that maybe it is all in your head. I know I did. I took me…

Underneath

You don’t look sick? What exactly does sick look like? You can see someone in a wheelchair or using walking aids, or those with a physical sign of injury/disability, it’s there for better or worse for all to see. Hidden disabilities are a different kettle of fish. You can’t see it on the surface, but…

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…