Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Homage to a Homager | Herdisms Blog

John's cartoon is half-right.  I feel like advocacy is a Sisyphan task -- not just the halt carrying the lame, but that no matter how much I do, there's more to be done.  Always one more phone call to be made, one more letter to be written, one more hand to be held.
Some days, I get so tied up with supporting other people that I don't get around to doing the paying job that supports me.
So here's to the advocates, "tired" people who give tirelessly.  I could name names, but I know I'd leave out someone important -- you know who you are, and more importantly, the CFS community knows who you are.  For a bunch of people who often have the feeling that "no one cares", it's nice to know that so many of you care enough to phone/write/blog/e-mail/author/advocate/publicize/analyze/gadfly. 

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