We are LOVING all the awesome posts you guys are sharing. We know it’s not always easy to write a post after a long day, but we are so grateful that you do! As we gear up for Week 2, we wanted to highlight a few posts from the previous week. Be sure to check them out!
Missed out on Week 1? No worries, join us today and get ready for Day 7!
Day 1 by The Headache Heroine
Welcome to Day 1 of the November HAWMC! First, let’s get to know each other! What drives you to write about your health? What do you want other Health Activists to know about your condition and your activism? Reflect on this for 15-20 minutes without stopping…GO!
I didn’t plan on sharing my story with the the world. Not until I was encouraged to do so by a loved one who saw me struggle with my health and the consequences of my health problems every day. Bef…
Day 3 by Nigel Horwood
Quotation Inspiration. Find a quote that inspires you (either positively or negatively) and free write about it for 15 minutes.
Day 3 of the Health Activists Writer’s Month (#HAWMC) – brings us to “Quotation Inspiration. Find a quote that inspires you”. The quotation I’ve chosen is probably not an obvious one for a health blog. You might have been expecting me to have trawled through the “inspirational” websites to find some relevant, life affirming words.
Day 4 by Chris Stocker
Do you remember the day you were diagnosed? Perhaps you were scared, felt alone and surely you had tons of questions. Write a letter to yourself for the day you were diagnosed, knowing all you do now.
Dear Chris, There is a lot that I would like to tell you that I wish I would have known at the age you are at now. I’m going to just stick with diabetes though. I want you to be prepared that you are about to be diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.