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I’m All Out Of Spoons

Today, I am all out of spoons. And it is only 1:30pm. Christine Miserandino, a woman living with Lupus, came up with The Spoon Theory. In an effort to explain to a friend of hers what it is like to live with a chronic and invisible illness, she used a handful of spoons to represent…

Sometimes I hate you.

Sometimes I hate you, body. You’ve decided to have rheumatoid arthritis at the age of 23. Really, this is pretty unfair to me, who wants to enjoy my youth. Taking my medicines every day has become a habit I’d rather have not ever had. True, it does help me remember to take my birth control…