"A friend and fellow M.E. sufferer told me calling it Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is like calling Alzhiemers disease "Chronic Forgetfulness Syndrome". I really like this comparison, it puts a context to how insulting it is to the sufferers."
"This is letter I wrote to myself, from my "friends", to represent all the things people have said to me over the last year. Hopefully how ridiculous this letter is, will shine some light on how ridiculous people sound to me."
"Sometimes we are unaware of how strong we really are until we are truly tested. Our bravery and persistence cannot fully be realised until we experience fear and challenges. When you learn that you can survive more than you ever thought you could, it’s a pretty amazing feeling."
"All this talk of life without limits and "you can be anyone you chose to be." Damaging for those whose limits are not lack of self confidence or intellectual ability. Who writes and talks about those who can barely leave their home?"