Walk

3 panels. First panel, I sit on a couch, dinosaur looks out window and says 'It's lovely outside! Let's go for a walk!' Second panel, I say, 'Counterpoint...' Third panel, I have flopped backward and am having a nap.

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It’s been a little while since I’ve posted a comic, and that’s largely because, well … I’ve been asleep a lot.

It’s just my usual Chronic Fatigue Syndrome fatigue (which comes and goes and will continue to come and go) and it’s actually lifted a lot over the last few weeks compared to how bad it was November/December last year. But, even so, I’m still working on getting back on top of my doing-stuff routine, which includes making comics.

I’m completely fine. I even know exactly what triggered the fatigue to be particularly bad, and it’s nothing to worry about. Still annoying for me, of course, but this is just life with a chronic illness.

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16 responses to “Walk”

  1. Edson Camara Avatar

    Please recover your energy, your blog is one of the vital materials for my mental health

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    1. Lucy Grove-Jones Avatar

      I’ll do my best! And I’m glad to here my blog helps you.

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  2. esoterica Avatar

    Sending a big hug and healing vibes your way, my dear. <3

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Lucy Grove-Jones Avatar

      Thank you <3 I will be okay. I know why I'm more fatigued at the moment, and not only will it pass eventually but it will be worth it in the end.

      Liked by 1 person

  3. Claudia McGill Avatar

    Glad to see you again. !!!

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Lucy Grove-Jones Avatar

      Fatigue may cause me to drop out from time to time, but I always come back.

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  4. Rebecca Wallick Avatar

    I relate.

    The biggest challenge for me is forgiving myself for not being my ideal self when my CSF level, and thus my energy for daily life, is a quart low (my phrase). Energy comes and goes, and rolling with the “goes” periods is always a work in progress.

    Here’s to less fatigue…

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    1. Lucy Grove-Jones Avatar

      Yeah, I struggle whenever my fatigue levels significantly fluctuate … in either direction. If I’m sudden more tired than I’ve been in a while, I’m too used to doing more and it’s extra frustrating to shut down. If I’m suddenly less tired, then I feel like I should just be ‘better’ and do *everything* (but still can’t), which is also frustrating.

      For me too, rolling with it is a work in progress.

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  5. Wilt Avatar

    Sending a big Canadian style hug, it includes donuts and coffee (somehow) and goes on until my body temperature comes back up from zero. 😄
    Glad to see you here and sometimes on IG! I recently started a Twitter account, watch out world, for some carefully considered nuggets of wisdom and self deprecation 😆. Oh and a lot of my toons.

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    1. Lucy Grove-Jones Avatar

      Thank you for the Canadian virtual hug.

      I also have twitter! And I also use it a bit more than insta, tbh. I will track you down!

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  6. Wilt Avatar

    😬 Im reverse, use IG more than Twitter. But I follow a lot of comedians and the like for the bon mots. I rarely post but will soon.

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  7. itsmayurremember Avatar

    Virtual hugs (10 months late? Sorry)

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    1. Lucy Grove-Jones Avatar

      Haha … what triggered that (which I knew at the time but wasn’t ready to say here) was pregnancy. As the baby is out in the world now, the issue is resolved! But thank you.

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      1. itsmayurremember Avatar

        I am so behind on my blog emails so I will eventually reach the the post where the baby is out in the world.
        Glad you are fine now

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        1. Lucy Grove-Jones Avatar

          No worries. I have also been super behind on other people’s blogs (since the baby was born. I guess maybe that’s a decent excuse?)

          Liked by 1 person

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