ME Awareness Week: The Spoon Theory

This is something that I have found very useful over the years after finding it when it comes to explaining how it feels to people who don’t have ME. The spoon theory can be found here, though it’s been posted about in a lot of other forums and a quick google search will throw up a lot of results. I think this is the original place it was posted and the website has a lot of other useful and interesting pages, though they’re written about Lupus I find that a lot of them relate well to ME and probably quite a few other invisible illnesses, especially when talking about pain or the way people react to you with an invisible illness.

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