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A Silly Poem for People with Chronic Illness

 

Hello spoonies and friends!

Please enjoy this silly lyrical poem about my trusty heating pad and the pain relief it brings me.

I bet some of you can relate, and hopefully you'll have a chuckle or two.



An Ode to My Heating Pad



Oh, heating pad,
 your warm hugs ease 
my aches and pains.
I need your healing squeeze
When my feet get cold,
or when I get one of my migraines.
  


From arthritis to subluxations,
you've nursed me through.
When I find my muscles tied,
I cuddle up to you.
It's so nice and toasty,
with you by my side.


Due to my poor circulation,
I'm often very cold.
When my thyroid acts out,
you are too hot to hold.
Still, you know I'll be back,
  it's your gentle hugs I'm mad about.

If you love your heating pad so much, why don't you marry it? Well, maybe I will....




So what did you think?  Did it make you laugh?  I hope so :)

Are you a heating pad person, or and ice pack fan?  I'd love to know!  Leave a comment!!

Wishing you Healing Hugs And Hope

Comments

  1. Anna, I love this.....and I love my heating pad too!! Won't go anywhere without it for all the reasons you put - you made me laugh!! Already pinned this - can I copy it on my blog with your links? Claire x

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    1. I am so glad you got a laugh from it!! My heating pad is becoming the love of my life :) I would love for you to share this on your blog! I'm honored.

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    2. Hi Anna this is the link for the post with your poem - I have linked back to your blog!

      https://painpalsblog.wordpress.com/2017/09/04/monday-magic-inspiring-blogs-for-you-21/

      C xxx

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  2. I love this, I can definitely relate! Such a funky sketch! :)

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  3. My heating pad(s) are often usurped by my dogs! Haha. We have them at all of my sitting locations throughout the house. This made me say "yes!" out loud.

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    1. Oh yes! I definitely have multiples!! Don't tell I'm cheating. haha. It's so fun finding this community where my "strange" behaviors are "normal".

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