Chronic pain and an antifragile system

I just finished reading the book 'Everything is F*cked: A book about hope' which was quite intriguing. By Mark Manson. There is a section on pain and suffering that was interesting to me. In regards to the fact with chronic pain we know pain and as a result we know suffering. How he talks in … Continue reading Chronic pain and an antifragile system

If you only knew

I had a migraine at work. It was the sort to take a triptan for. Lately many have been the sort I endure because they are low pain. But this was a triptan day. So I told my co-worker I had a migraine and needed to get take something for it. She said 'There is … Continue reading If you only knew

Fear: The fear of suffering is far worse than suffering itself.

The fear of suffering is far worse than suffering itself To some extent this is true. Suffering sucks. I know a lot about suffering at the moment. I am suffering from a migraine this very moment that I have had continuously for days. I am suffering in the moment from nasty joint and muscle pain … Continue reading Fear: The fear of suffering is far worse than suffering itself.