‘Empathy is a choice and it is a vulnerable choice, because in order to connect with you, I have to connect with something in myself that knows that feeling’ – Dr Brene Brown, Professor in Social Work at the University of Houston.
I was thinking about why so many people lack
We can’t kid ourselves. Fibromyalgia is one of those complex conditions that can be really difficult to sum up adequately in a few lines and sometimes one conversation.
Remember when you first had to explain to your loved ones what it is and the myriad of ways in which you suffer?
I don’t want anyone to think that I am fibromyalgia, or that fibromyalgia is me.