Category: living with M.E

life and faith living with M.E

The grass isn’t always greener

As Autumn segues into Winter all becomes bare, barren and bleak. Grass scrubby and yellow-patched, lifeless, worn and torn. Loosened leaves now drift disconsolately on the ground. Signs of death outweigh signs of life and vitality.  There is little inclination to look enviously upon our neighbour’s gardens as we may …
life and faith living with M.E

Out of my depth

Have you been out of your depth recently? I have. It is easy to feel swamped and overwhelmed. My tendency – even as an M.E sufferer – is to rush into things with both feet, arms flailing, legs akimbo. What I may lack in skill I more than make up …
life and faith living with M.E

Becoming

  Go on, you know you can’t resist it. You just have to sneak a look. Who doesn’t want to at least check on their appearance from time to time? If only to have a running dialogue with themselves such as: I look a fright My hair’s a mess Are …