I want to take a minute to tell you why Professional Sick Girl exists. It’s true, I like to write; it’s my way of connecting with the world around me. … Continue reading Why we must talk about illness when it isn’t life or death
Previously I’ve written about working with a condition, amongst other aspects of life but I haven’t shared any travel stories. This is the first post in a series on travelling … Continue reading Travelling carefree and with a carry-on full of drugs
That scrappy bit of paper above is a list of life ambitions I wrote, aged 18. You can see I didn’t exactly hold back.
Do you ever have one of those days where it just feels like life is ruled by numbers? For someone with CF, I don’t really take that much medication, but these … Continue reading My seven to eleven
In January 2012, I went to Korea anyway. The previous summer I had posted a message about a Korean-English language exchange in a local oriental food shop. A few weeks … Continue reading Professional discrimination with cystic fibrosis, Part II: Sticking it to the man.
This is a topic I really want to talk about and if I could give any advice to young adults with health conditions it would be this. I suppose it’s … Continue reading Professional discrimination with cystic fibrosis. Part I: on TEFL and South Korea