Our Story part 2

Hi folks.. I know its been awhile… busy busy as ever… Our story is a twisty turny thing that seems to have a life of its own… at the end of my last post we had given up on Access to Work doing any more than helping with transport costs. We where still waiting to…

Fibromyalgia Awareness day…

Morning Folks, Well, its Fibro day again where did that year go? Answers on a post card please 🙂 I wanted to have something profound and engaging to say today but to be honest I just don’t have the spoons… I had two craft fairs to do over the weekend exhausting but fun… And I’m also…

On Being a Burden

I guess this is a post ive been avoiding really as it’s a subject I try to avoid thinking about at all costs. When I first became ill I was at the end of my first year of a degree in Studio Ceramics I had my future planed out.  I would make wonderful ceramics by…

Our Story, ESA, PIP, HB and Access To Work

Hi peeps this is a post about Access to work inspired by Kaliya Franklin’s blog post The ‘Scrounging Scum’ to ‘hard working, tax credit claiming, socially acceptable scrounging’ journey  But it’s also a way for me to get some stuff out there so it’s not only in here anymore… *Warning* it will be long… As most…

FibroGirls call to Action

Hi Folks its been a long time and ill do a blog post soon that explains that, but first A new project… Myself and fibrogirl with a group of other campaigners are going to start a campaign for the correct classification of Fibromyalgia and ME. This was triggered by a hastily removed article yesterday that…

Fibromyagia Awairness Day… 2013

Hi folks today is fibromyalgia Awareness Day… So what to write about that’s the question, last year i did a personal piece about telling the truth about how we feel… this year I’m so tired, I’m not sure i can get my brain to function well enough for anything clever… all the reason for this…