I’m Chronically Ill. The Lockdown Makes Me Feel Accepted.

My normal life is defined by limitations. Now that’s the case for everyone else.

Photo: Olivier Douliery/Getty Images

No doubt, I’m privileged to have a home and share it with my family. It’s to live in it that has always been a struggle. Dreams don’t drift past these walls the way they can for the able-bodied.

I write essays on health, culture, and womanhood. Published in Entropy Magazine, Catapult, the Guardian and more. Twitter: @meeravijayann

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