Tag: chronic illness

Unavoidable Change

Unavoidable Change

Change is everything. It’s a permanent factor in our lives. Each moment brings with it the prospect of change. When I was first diagnosed with Interstitial Cystitis, my urologist informed me, “You have a disease you’ll now have for life but you’ll manage, you won’t […]

Just Below The Surface Panic

Just Below The Surface Panic

It’s looming and crawling beneath. It’s the reason I can feel my arm hairs raise with the goosebumps as they create a braille like story of my anxiousness, tattooed by my own subconscious across my skin. It’s the just below the surface panic I feel […]