illness privilege

it’s a privilege to have an audience for your breakdown

it’s a privilege to have enablers for your breakdown

it’s a privilege to be able to game the system in order to get or avoid treatment when you want to

it’s a privilege to operate in a tradition of pretty, famous, suicidal white female writers

it’s a privilege that some dudes love to play savior for sick women

it’s a privilege to be able to get an artist’s grant when you’re sick and can’t work

it’s a privilege to have an id and be good at forms to get food stamps and other government aid

it’s a privilege to be white and have people look surprised when you use your SNAP card

it’s a privilege to have friends with extra money and time to help you

it’s a privilege to have access to recovery groups and pain management groups

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