From hoping for a non-traditional path to manage my arthritis to being completely blocked from treatments it’s safe to say I’m having a bad time managing this new disease.
How my first few college experiences, from orientation to move in weekend foreshadowed how much the needs of my chronic illness conflicted with campus and dorm culture.
An examination of the portions of the disability and chronic illness community that are alienating in my experience.
Comparing how hot and cold weather change the ways my illness flares.
The chronically ill perspective of looking back to life “before”, because our lives were put on hold long before a pandemic swept through our society.