You are an anomaly;
A nebula, the birth-place of light and wonder.
Your glow is widespread and beyond reach.

They will call you a rarity.
They will ask what makes you tick, as though you are the sum of mechanical

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There is something within the chronic illness community known as the “Spoon Theory.”  In this analogy, the spoons stand for the amount of energy a person living with a chronic illness (such as Fibromyalgia or Lupus) possesses in a day. 
Read more “The Jar Principle: On Over-Stimulation & Social Exhaustion”