• Compassion, empathy, chronic illness

    Compassion, Empathy & Chronic Illness

    Here is an example of a text that was sent to my by a friend, “Praying the Lord will continue to place a miraculous healing touch on your life”. On the surface there is nothing wrong with this text. In fact, before I got sick 2 years ago, I probably…

  • Doctor, enemy, chronic illness, healthcare

    Are Doctors Your Enemy?

    I am sitting in a Doctor’s office and I am dreading this appointment with yet another Doctor. Honestly, I am already frustrated. All of the Doctors before this one were cold, uncaring and didn’t take me seriously and I know that this one will be the same…because they are all…