A reflection on how Crohn’s disease affects me – particularly my love-hate relationship with food – and also on what Crohn’s disease even is. The piece was initially inspired by the book Beware of Pity by Stefan Zweig. I attempt to explain why pity is so harmful for those it is directed towards – and why, it’s... Continue Reading →
Hannah found a family member dead in her apartment when she returned home from work. The experience of facing this traumatic event alone, with no family or friends to help her, forced Hannah to consider a career most never would.