And there’s always a voice somewhere telling me none of this is real, that disease isn’t real, that pain is manufactured by pharmaceutical companies, that all the things that make me unwell could be solved if I ate this or drank that or poked needles here or took capsules of powders and potions.
On Being Ill
Abby Norman

That voice is evil. It’s the same voice that says you’re not trying hard enough to magically make yourself well again and that it’s probably your own fault that you’re sick in the first place.

Never listen to that voice. Kill it with fire. Your experience is real.

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