In part one of my interview, Melissa Swanson: A Rite of Passage with Fibromyalgia, we learned how Fibro Warriors ~ Living Life came to be. Now we will explore how she became a leader, an advocate, a writer, a certified fibromyalgia coach, and author.
Celeste: Here is a brief introduction to Ravyn's Doll: How to explain fibromyalgia to your child.
All the kids in class made paper dolls to show how someone they love is hurt or is sick. When it's Ravyn's turn, she shows a paper doll of her mom — and she looks perfectly fine! Ravyn tells her classmates that even though her mom looks healthy, she’s not! Her mom suffers from an invisible illness called fibromyalgia and its evil sidekicks.