Chronic Pain and The Rain

They told me that the weather might affect me later in life, but I did not believe them, and I thought it was an old wives’ tale. Now I am in so much pain because a rain system has hunkered down in the state where I live. One storm after the other comes across the…

The Pain

Cold Black rain darkens the sleeves of my life Where my heart used to be is covered in ink Words left unsaid Have made their bed Clamouring, clawing about my mind A sad state of Depression The light the once shone in me Has now faded into a sea of misery These are the days…

Fibromyalgia and I

As I write this my knees are going through a certain type of puberty, trying to decide whether they want to be hot or cold. In truth my knees are swollen and I keep trying to get my husband to buy me new knee caps but it seems that he isn’t going for it. Fibromyalgia…