The Phoenix Zine

March 28, 2008
by Amy Mathers

Coming Out of the Closet: Debriefing Others on Your Chronic Illness Doesn’t Have to be a Military Operation

When it comes to talking to others about my chronic illness, I’m always on guard. Similar to the U.S. Military’s system of defense readiness conditions (DEFCON), I have my own defcon system that activates when I am approached by people … Continue reading