Invisible Disabilities Week 2020

Me: “What if what they see doesn’t equate to what I’ve been telling them I’ve been experiencing?” Also me: “Pfft. I know my truth. Anyone who thinks the version of Anna they see for the next half an hour is the normal and standard version is…” Me: “But waaaaaaah. What if they suggest I couldContinue reading “Invisible Disabilities Week 2020”

Three years of Mr & Mrs Tree Surgeon

Just two little babes super hyped to have found each other. I never thought I’d get married. I was single when I became unwell, and the ex-boyfriend who was keen to win me back suddenly wasn’t so keen when I became ill. Dodged a bullet my friends! You’ll likely know by now that I wasContinue reading “Three years of Mr & Mrs Tree Surgeon”

Acknowledge. Accept. Adapt.

It’s time to call a spade a spade. I’m experiencing a relapse. My first relapse since 2011. There have been countless Flares and Crashes and Setbacks. Hours. Days. Weeks. Months. But relapses, as I define them (and as my CFS/ME clinic defined them) are where there is a dramatic decline and a return to theContinue reading “Acknowledge. Accept. Adapt.”