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Jan 27, 2020 7:51 AM

You are not less of a person because you cannot do everything you once could.

Invisible means you cannot see it, but it doesnt mean it is silent.

You're doing the best you can, and that is good enough.

Even on days where all you can do is wake up and lay in bed, you are still trying your hardest... it is okay to take a break.

You're living in pain that would make most people break down. You may not be able to move at the same level as everyone else, but you are so strong.

Everyone needs to cry sometimes. Dont look down on yourself for being emotional, you live a battle every day.

You have survived 100% of your worst days.

For those of you fighting a battle that no one can see, I see you. Your illness doesnt make you unlovable, and it definitely doesnt make you worthy of anything less than happiness.

Please stay strong. You've got this :)

-RecentlyFibroFighter 💜

Jan 28, 2020 7:46 PM

I'm so glad you posted this today. It's been a rough one for me physically and emotionally (grief). I had to wrestle our 20 lb fur baby to the vet, which most of the time wasn't a battle. He knows not to pull when I'm walking on my walker, and 95% of the time does well. But as soon as we headed to the "back room... bad room" he started fighting me. The tech took him from me but it wore me out. Afterwards they put him in my truck while I paid, thankfully. But walking to my truck my hip popped painfully out of place again & I cried, praying for strength to get through to surgery on 2/18. Then I couldn't help but think my sister is lucky because she's no longer in pain, and it made me miss her more. 😢 Tomorrow will be a better day I hope. And hey, at least I haven't rolled off the smaller twin bed...yet. lol😉

Jan 30, 2020 12:04 AM

RecentlyFibrofighter/ FlappysLady81, - Thank you for the poem.... it touched on all the right places. FlappysLady81, I continue to keep you in my thought as you grieve the loss of your sister. You're brave to walk your dog while on your walker. My babies are under 10 lbs. and I can't even walk and carry them. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers on the 18th of Feb. when you have your surgery. Blessings!

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