Category: Disability

Interview series featuring chronic illness bloggers talking about what it's really like to walk a mile in our shoes. Please say "Hi!" to Liz Casteel! http://www.starbritewarrior.com/say-hi-liz-casteel/

Interview: Say “Hi!” to Liz Casteel!

Interview: Say “Hi!” to Liz Casteel! I’m excited that Liz could join us here on Starbrite Warrior to share her

This is Chronic Illness: Badness and Blessings. In support of Invisible Illness Awareness Week 2016. #ThisIsChronicIllness #InvisibleIllness http://www.starbritewarrior.com/this-is-chronic-illness/

This Is Chronic Illness: Badness and Blessings

This is Chronic Illness: Badness and Blessings. This week (26th September – 2nd October) is Invisible Illness Awareness Week 2016.

Interview series featuring chronic illness bloggers talking about what it's really like to walk a mile in our shoes. Please say "Hi!" to Amy Mackenzie! http://www.starbritewarrior.com/interview-say-hi-lisa-cox/

Interview: Say “Hi!” to Lisa Cox!

Interview: Say “Hi!” to Lisa Cox! Lisa Cox and I have never met in person. We don’t live in the

Mummy is not allowed to get sick. You live with chronic illness. You have a disability. What happens when your support network goes down? http://www.starbritewarrior.com/mummy-is-not-allowed-to-get-sick/

Mummy is Not Allowed to Get Sick

Mummy is Not Allowed to Get Sick. “Mummy is not allowed to get sick,” came the weak croak from the

I’m fine. It's often one of the biggest lies we can tell ourselves and other people. So why do we keep saying "I'm fine," particularly when we're not? http://www.starbritewarrior.com/im-fine-really/

I’m Fine. Really. Are You?

I’ve probably said the ‘F’ word a million times: Fine. You’ve probably said it a million times yourself.

Want to get chronically connected and hashtag your way through chronic illness? Read this for six great tips for going online to find your people. http://www.starbritewarrior.com/hashtag-through-chronic-illness/

Chronically Connected: Hashtag Your Way Through Chronic Illness

Hashtag Your Way Through Chronic Illness: 6 Tips for Going Online To Find Your People.

What do you do to feel like a superhero when you need a bit of a lift? http://www.starbritewarrior.com/what-makes-you-feel-like-a-superhero/

What Makes You Feel Like A Superhero?

“You’re much stronger than you think you are. Trust me.” – Superman

"Whaddya do to ya leg?" is what you say to a random stranger in an elevator when you want to make things really awkward. Not! http://www.starbritewarrior.com/whaddya-do-to-ya-leg/

“Whaddya Do To Ya Leg?”

“May the rest of your day be less awkward than the elevator ride.” – Unknown

No, I didn’t steal Grandma’s disability parking permit! Sadly, it is mine. http://www.starbritewarrior.com/i-didnt-steal-grandmas-disability-parking-permit/

No, I Didn’t Steal Grandma’s Disability Parking Permit!

I can walk, but I can’t walk very far, and it’s always with pain and fatigue. I can stand, just

I’m grateful for a lot of things in my life. Being grateful to my husband for 'taking me on' isn't one of them. Here’s why! http://www.starbritewarrior.com/why-im-not-grateful-to-my-husband-for-taking-me-on/

Why I’m Not Grateful To My Husband For ‘Taking Me On’

“…Do you mean to tell me that you met your husband after you got sick? [Insert surprised face]. You weren’t