While I do not have lupus, and cannot imagine that kind of pain, This is a perfect analogy of how I wake up and tackle every morning. Her thoughts on using spoons as an analogy with her friends and family is heartwarming, and I think I will send my family this video this holiday, or at least tell a (not nearly as wonderful) version of this to them when the “So hows your back?” questions come out of the woodwork.
Originally posted on the voice in my head:
Since Mother’s Day 2009 I have seldom had back pain. If I do, I can usually trace it to emotional stress, and get rid of it. One night about three years ago, I went to a party. I didn’t want to go, didn’t want to be there…
My Grandfather on Remembrance Day with a cake screen printed with his picture of when he joined the Army.