Challenges of Being a Parent With a Chronic Illness

All I ever wanted was to be a mother. And I can’t even do that right. It’s another loss in a string of losses. Challenges of being a chronically ill parent. Part One

“I am a bike rider. No training wheels”! Mom missed it 🙁

>Part One: Originally blogged: 10/25/15

My youngest, recently learned how to ride a bike, I was not able to see or teach her. She recently had a fall party at school. I always volunteered at school, until the CVID diagnosis. Schools are germ factories. I did not know how to tell her I would not be there to volunteer.

I did.
She accepted it.
After one year post diagnosis, I guess she is beginning to stop asking.
A poem that captures my feelings everyday…applied to my guilt and sadness of being a parent that has a chronic illness.

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