This Is Why It Hurts When You Say These Things to People with Chronic Pain (And Some Ideas on How to Support Instead)

These innocent assumptions can do a lot of damage. Are any of them assumptions you’ve made?

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The Editors at Everyday Feminism

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Alli Kirkham is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism and blogger, cartoonist, and intersectional feminist. Alli earned a BA in English Literature from Cal Poly Pomona in 2011 and uses it as an excuse to blog about books while swearing a lot. When she isn’t cartooning for Everyday Feminism or cursing at popular fiction, she posts cartoons and other silly things on her Tumblr. Check her out on Twitter @allivanlahr