Some authors, Fussy's S.M. Schmitz and Christine Conaway, have turned to writing, in a way, because of illness. Others, like Kristine Kathryn Rusch, write in spite of it.
But regardless of how they arrived there, authors who write while managing chronic illness certainly don't have any easy time of it. How do they do it?
Ivi Jayde has an idea. She shares six self-care tips for writers with chronic illness that have helped her balance a career while also enduring fibromyalgia.