The award-winning documentary Unrest by Jennifer Brea was released on Netflix this week, introducing chronic illness to the larger public. Brea is described as a
Seeing someone in pain usually triggers empathy and so you would assume friends and family naturally join the in as allies but it depends on what a person internalizes within those 30 days.
“I feel good” means something very different to them than it does to you or I.
Disabled people talk about how they’re feeling physically and emotionally like white people talk about money in polite company; which is not at all.