Archive for August, 2006

Get well soon … or, be eternally damned!

Great car­toon from Ragged Edge. I want to get that notepad print­ed up! The mag­a­zine also has an excel­lent blog and some very good arti­cles. I just fin­ished read­ing their spot­light on invis­i­ble dis­abil­i­ties, which linked to the car­toon. There’s plen­ty of excel­lent read­ing mate­r­i­al on their site.

August 31, 2006 · cyn · 2 Comments
Posted in: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Resources

Consideration for ourselves, changes in podcast format

It seems that many of us who suf­fer from fibromyal­gia and chron­ic fatigue are per­fec­tion­ists. I know that I am. One of fibromyalgia’s hard­er lessons has been pac­ing myself and adjust­ing to chang­ing (but always low­er than before) ener­gy lev­els and con­cen­tra­tion. I know I’m not the only one who isn’t as con­sid­er­ate of myself […]

August 29, 2006 · cyn · No Comments
Posted in: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Podcast

Flowers Fighting Fibromyalgia!

Orig­i­nal­ly uploaded by ChatOmbre. This is a one flower of the love­ly bou­quet in my liv­ing room right now. Sam knows how much I val­ue fresh flow­ers, so he usu­al­ly brings them to me every week or two. Katie knows that I adore them, so she pho­tographs them, allow­ing me to enjoy them even longer. […]

August 5, 2006 · cyn · 2 Comments
Posted in: Beauty, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Pain, Relaxation

Back to school time!

In the US, par­ents and stu­dents are rush­ing about prepar­ing for the begin­ning of fall class­es. Tra­di­tion­al­ly, that involves shop­ping for new cloth­ing and sup­plies from pen­cils to com­put­ers. Teens and young adults are leav­ing home for col­lege dorms. The whole endeav­or devours mon­ey, time and ener­gy. Traf­fic snarls and tem­pers fray. If we had […]

August 1, 2006 · cyn · No Comments
Posted in: Relaxation