Fibromyalgia Poems

Nobody Deserves a Chronic Illness

Nobody deserves to have a chronic illness I wouldn't even wish it on my worst enemy But if someone has to live with it Then I'll take one for the team I must be super strong to be given this curse To be able to fight it every day of my life Somehow I'm still… Continue reading Nobody Deserves a Chronic Illness

Fibromyalgia Poems

To the Person who Called Me Lazy

To the person who called me lazy You didn't see my struggle You didn't notice the pain in my eyes Or why I couldn't use the stairs today ... I try my very best to act normal As though I'm not in pain As though I'm not too tired to function Like I'm a normal… Continue reading To the Person who Called Me Lazy

Fibromyalgia Poems

Staying Silent

People tell me to share how I feel But I know if I do they will not understand They will think I'm just moaning That I just need to be positive They don't realise the truth That every day I'm in pain That every day is a struggle Nothing I easy If I open up… Continue reading Staying Silent

Fibromyalgia Poems

Find the Good

Find the good in every day No matter how bad things are going There is always something To reflect on positively It could be as little as getting chores done Going for a walk or to the shop Meeting friends or family Or the fact that you've survived There's a reason you're still here There's… Continue reading Find the Good

Fibromyalgia Poems

The Long Road to Diagnosis

It began when I was a child, I started to have symptoms I went to my doctor He looked at me and said: "It's just puberty Nothing to worry about" A year down the line, The pain was getting worse I went back to my doctor He just looked at me and said: "It's just… Continue reading The Long Road to Diagnosis