Leaving The House: On Chronic Pain And Mourning The Body

I called it temporary. I changed the subject.

Sossity Chiricuzio
Mar 25, 2020 · 9 min read
//photo by Timothy Dykes on Unsplash

I am sitting at my keyboard, breathing through a pain spike, and pushing through exhaustion.

This is a very standard moment for me the day after I leave the house.