Lupus Chick Interview

Some of you know that I struggle with some random health issues.

I feel great right now (which is wonderful), but other times, not so much. My issues fit somewhere on the Lupus spectrum of issues, so I was recently interviewed over on the Lupus Chick blog.

You can check out the interview here: http://www.lupuschick.com/#!Spotlight-on-Lupus-Rebecca-Bellistons-Story/c16ee/5592e3b60cf2585ebcda4d07

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My Quiet Battle with Lupus

I feel great.

I know it’s backwards to write about a disease when I feel great, but feeling great seems so foreign now, I’d almost forgotten what it felt like.

I have Lupus.

Lupus is an auto-immune disorder which means my body doesn’t get along with itself and decides to attack different systems in completely random order that–ironically–fits well with my random, spontaneous personality. 

Speaking of personality…

In spite of having a blog, facebook, website, twitter, and a whole other host of social media platforms I interact with daily, I’m actually a private person. Extremely private. I’m borderline hermit. I love talking to and with people, but I keep a lot deep down. I live inside my head. Usually, my hubby is the only one who really knows what’s going on. (Poor guy). Which is why I haven’t talked about my disease before on here or any of the other places. But…for some reason I feel the need now.

I have Lupus. It stinks. It’s annoying. But oh well.

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