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Featured SpAN Author: Jamieson Wolf
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Featured SpAN Author: Jamieson Wolf

Jamieson Wolf—Poet, Author, Artist, and Blogger Jamieson is an award-winning, number one bestselling author of over sixty books and writer of Two Steps at a Time, a blog about having Multiple Sclerosis and Cerebral Palsy. His latest novel, Lust and Lemonade, has just been released this week! (Editor’s note: I am dying to read it. And it’s the first of a … Continue reading

Spoonie Error 404
chronic fatigue / chronic pain / poetry / Spoonie Challenges

Spoonie Error 404

Lately, I’ve seen a co-opting of the phrase ‘I’m out of spoons’, by people who are not dealing with disabilities and/or chronic illnesses. To be frank, I wish this would stop. I reckon these people don’t know what it’s truly like to have to chose between washing yourself and making your meal. That’s the way it is when you are a spoonie. Some days you might have so little stamina, you must make a choice between eating and bathing. Other times, you might think you have enough spoons to get through the day when suddenly you realise no more spoons exist, and the great cash happens. It’s awful, to be honest.
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