Perfect Authentic Me

Stop Being A Warrior. How Fighting Chronic Illness Prevents Healing

Do you consider yourself a chronic illness warrior? Do you believe this is who you need to be in order to deal with chronic illness? “The fight against..” “The battle against..” “I am a warrior..” This is the kind of language I see and hear on a very regular basis from people who are dealing […]

How To Deal With Chronic Illness and Depression

If you have dealt with or are dealing with depression because you are living with chronic illness, it may be of some comfort to know you’re not alone in this. When you’re experiencing symptoms like chronic pain and fatigue it’s not unusual to experience depression at one point or another. I have experienced plenty of […]

Help, I got dumped! What to do when your lover leaves you because of chronic illness

Intimate relationships can be tricky enough. Chronic illness and intimate relationships on the other hand can sometimes seem close to impossible. And if you, like me, have ever been left by someone you love, because you have a chronic illness, it can be downright heartbreaking.  So, what do you do? How can you break through the […]