The Turtle Of Overexertion – A Chronic Illness Metaphor

pippa sat outdoors wearing coat and scarf, harbour visible in background

As you may know, I’m a chronically fatigued human being. I’ve lived with a debilitating long-term illness since I was a teenager, and the early years of living with my condition were incredibly tough. However, even with all the struggle and suffering I still have to manage today, I know I’m one of the lucky ones. My […]