Chronic Illness and Writing: Linda Chavers

There’s a particular sense of urgency to my writing. Cognitive dysfunction and decline are signatures of MS and I don’t know if or when these will start, if they haven’t already. Writing is a way I tell the world I was here, I mattered. Please listen to me while I still have something to say.

–Linda Chavers, “34 Things I Wish Multiple Sclerosis Hadn’t Shown Me

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