I haven’t actually attended graduate school yet, but I’ve thought about a lot. This has led me to consider many factors that didn’t apply to my undergrad. I wasn’t dealing with chronic illness for most of undergrad, so it really wasn’t an issue. During … Read the rest
I want to share with you five things that I have learned from dealing with chronic illness in my twenties as a college student, and now, college graduate.
1. There’s no guidebook for how I should feel about my chronic illness.
Actually, there probably is one, but that doesn’t mean … Read the rest
1. I wrote down all due dates for assignments – preferably in more than one place.
Managing my fibromyalgia and arthritis has always been a difficult task. I’m frequently tired, sore, and experiencing something of a “brain fog”, where it can be difficult to concentrate and remember important facts. It’s … Read the rest