"These past five years, I’ve spent so much time healing emotionally and spiritually. I’ve spent so much time trying to build back everything I’ve lost. I’ve spent so much time rediscovering who I want to be and learning to believe in and love who I already am inside. Now it’s time to accept and love who I am outside.
It’s time to accept and love my body for all it’s been through, to forgive myself for what it is right now."
Read the full essay, "Loving Yourself Through Lyme Disease," on the Global Lyme Alliance blog.