Bloody Lymey

A Blog About Living with Lyme Disease

A Must Read Article: The Spoon Theory

on January 7, 2013

I found (via Lyme Disease One Day at a Time on Facebook) the best article to explain how it feels to live with a chronic illness.  If you find yourself at a loss as to how to explain how you’re feeling to friends and family or what it’s like to live the way you do then this analogy is a memorable one:

 

http://www.butyoudontlooksick.com/articles/written-by-christine/the-spoon-theory/

if the link fails then copy and paste:  http://www.butyoudontlooksick.com/articles/written-by-christine/the-spoon-theory/

 

Today I have probably fifteen spoons.  I’m lucky.

 

 


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