How I found a way to work despite chronic illness

Jayne Bailey
Jun 6, 2017 · 5 min read
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I share my life with a chronic illness.

Jobs don’t exist for people like me.

Managing the stigma.

But what is ‘normal’?

Working with an illness is possible.

It was time to get creative.

Electing out of busy.

Life feels exciting again.

Call to action.

Let’s not close our minds to all that potential.

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