When the Going Gets Tough, Keep Going

I don’t know if I would have considered myself tough before 2008. I received my Fibromyalgia diagnosis, a chronic condition, in May of 2008. Chronic, as in forever, or atlas a very long time. Now, I feel I really don’t have the choice. I have to be tough, I have to be persistent, I have to keep going. A favorite word for this would be resilient (to which I wrote about on my personal blog at the beginning of the year.)

I haven’t written in a little while and that has been frustrating for me. There are so many things I want to be doing. There has been this level of pain that just hums underneath everything that I do. I can manage the pain and life feels pretty good. However, it takes a little more effort and a little more time to get even the smallest tasks done. Continue reading “When the Going Gets Tough, Keep Going”