Living on borrowed spoons

I’ve been like a toddler, seeing just how many buttons I can push. How many spoons can I borrow from the next day and the next and the next before I induce a flare. See I have this theory lately or maybe it’s more like a goal. Right now I’d rather be in pain and…

Chronic Book Club

Hey there!! Social lives are hard to maintain with a chronic illness. Sometimes getting out of bed is a chore! That's why I'm starting a chronic illness online book club. How it works: 1. A survey will be sent out ahead of time with book choices (Spoonie related and others) to be choosen by popular…

Working through the fire

Many people with CRPS experience a constant burning sensation in their affected CRPS areas. My CRPS areas are cold to the touch and feel as if I'm being burned with liquid nitrogen. A constant cold burn. During my diagnostic period and start of treatment I was on short-term disability, unable to function from the pain.…