Chronic Pain Is Beginning to Affect My Mood

And it’s time to get over it

Julia A. Keirns
Read or Die!
Published in
4 min readMay 21, 2024

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I think my body has hurt almost my whole life but I never let it bother me much. I still worked full-time and pushed through the pain.

When I was nine I fell off the deck of a swimming pool and hurt my left leg. When I was thirteen I fell out of a door where the steps had been removed and tore ligaments in my left…

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Julia A. Keirns
Read or Die!

Currently living in an RV full time and traveling across North America. The goal is simply to write about it. Editor of Fiction Shorts, the Challenged, and ROD.