#100WritingDays Roundup 6: Eternal Sunshine of a Pain-Free Life | Click to read or pin to save for later | www.achronicvoice.com

The act of house moving isn’t just a physical activity, but also a mental one. Examining the reasons for posting feel-good quotes on Instagram, when situations aren’t always positive. The big lessons on instinct a little bird can teach. Thoughts on the eternal search for happiness, despite thoughts of doom. 18: House moving: mental test […]

In this edition: Photo evidence of invisible illness. 8 superb tips for getting your doctor to listen to you. 3rd person journaling technique to try. | Click to read or pin to save for later. | www.achronicvoice.com

Saturday, 20 May 2017. Issue #58. In this edition: Photo evidence of invisible illness. The delayed reaction to fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Drawings of boring self-care. Eight superb tips for getting your doctor to listen to you. It’s always possible to be kind. An invisible disability is still disabling. The 25 profile points of […]

10 Visible Evidence of a Body Gone Rogue | A Chronic Voice

*Notice Before Proceeding: Images of blood, needles and flesh. Don’t worry, not that gruesome 😉 Chronic illnesses are frustrating because they’re invisible. We look healthy yet the pain under our skin can be excruciating. But is pain ever fully invisible? Painkillers can help mask the evidence, but for those with chronic pain, they provide minimal […]

Issue #57: Why We Need so Many Awareness Months & How to Cook with Chronic Pain - Click to read or pin to save for later. | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 13 May 2017. Issue #57. In this edition: What other spoonies do to motivate themselves out of depression. Anxiety and the fear of being ridiculed. Don’t forget your talents, share them! Why we need an awareness month for fibromyalgia, lyme and ME/CFS. Five great tips for cooking with chronic pain. A review of health […]

What are some things that you find beautiful in your everyday life, despite all the pain and suffering? Share your thoughts with us here! | www.achronicvoice.com | #projChronicWisdom

Theme: Things I Find Beautiful in My Everyday Life Despite the Pain Question: Living in pain can be difficult, and it’s easy to fall into despair. We start to think that the world is a dark and ugly place, yet it can be so beautiful at the same time. What are some things that you […]

Issue #56: You've Survived Way Worse & 1st Batch of Best Motivation Tips | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 06 May 2017. Issue #56. In this edition: 5 signs you’re stronger than you think. Celebrating victories on her 30th birthday. Anxiety in disguise – you’ve survived way worse. The need to treat mental illness with equal importance. Thoughts on success as a human being, from a house moving experience. Home remedies you can […]

#projChronicWisdom: Secret Motivation Tips for When You’re Unmotivated | Participate here: www.achronicvoice.com

Theme: Secret Motivation Tips for When You’re Unmotivated Question: We all have those days where we aren’t motivated to do anything. Everything becomes labourious, and we just want to lie in bed and stare at the wall. What is your best method of dealing with this? How do you get yourself up and going again? […]

In this edition: A poem expressing the fears of living with chronic pain. The sad perception in society on what disability is and more. | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 29 Apr 2017. Issue #55. In this edition: A poem expressing the fears of living with chronic pain. Insight into a grand mal seizure experience. Colourful comics about anxiety. Imagining what sensory overload from sounds due to fibromyalgia is like. Clinging onto things that aren’t good for us. The sad perception in society on […]

Issue #54: Never Distract a Service Dog & Tips for Cooking with Chronic Pain | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 22 Apr 2017. Issue #54. In this edition: Stress less while travelling with chronic illness. 10 things not to do when you see a service dog. How eight ‘spoons’ were lost in an hour. Five kitchen tips for cooking with chronic pain. Blessings of support amidst the storms of chronic life. Quotes on how […]

Issue #53: Healthy Purple Doughnuts and the Freezing Bite of One Tick | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 15 Apr 2017. Issue #53. In this edition: A spotlight on Lyme disease – when your body can no longer regulate temperature, and don’t forget to wear tick repellent! Delicious, healthy recipes for chronic cooks. A fantastic list of educational resources on medical marijuana. The importance of self care to care for others better. […]

Issue #52: The Hope that Caring Doctors Give & Intimate Portraits of Pain | A Chronic Voice

Saturday, 08 Apr 2017. Issue #52. In this edition: The hope that rises when you get a doctor who cares. 16 important life lessons from Frankl’s bestseller. Quality time with your children while stuck in bed. What chronic pain patients can do for exercise. An intimate portrait of endometriosis pain. A vulnerable plea for a […]

Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl: 16 Applications in Chronic Illness (Full Post) | A Chronic Voice

*If you’ve already read part 1 and part 2, you can skip right to part 3! With 10 million copies sold, Viktor Frankl’s “Man’s Search for Meaning” is one of the most popular books of our times. He wrote it in only nine days, but it is full of thought provoking questions and wisdom. His […]