The Spoon Theory has assisted me on several occasions to try to explain to loved ones why at times I am unable to attend some functions ….. Brillliant!
Or How to Explain an Invisible Illness
Since I began blogging again, I’ve wanted to share this story because it’s been so helpful to me when I try to explain my fibromyalgia and everlasting fatigue with other people.
The Barefoot Baroness has beaten me to it, so please read her post at http://barefootbaroness.org/2012/02/25/1343/.
Whether you suffer from an illness that leaves you drained or know someone who does, this is a must read. I hope it will help you understand how I can get so tired that I don’t think I could get out of bed if a train had derailed and was heading right at me.