Share Your Story

Share Your Story – Enrich Our ‘My Story Blog’

 

Your Experience. Your Voice. Your Power.

At Swirl of Hope, we believe in the power of personal stories. They are not just narratives; they are lifelines that connect individuals, foster understanding, and offer hope. If you or someone you know has navigated the challenges of Long COVID-19, your story holds immense value. By sharing it on our “My Story Blog,” you contribute to a tapestry of experiences that can enlighten, support, and empower others.

Why Share Your Story?

 

  • Educate & Raise Awareness: Each story sheds light on the diverse aspects of Long COVID-19, educating others about its impact.
  • Inspire Hope: Sharing your journey can inspire and motivate others who are in the midst of their own battle with Long COVID-19.
  • Build Community: Sharing your experience can help others feel less isolated and more connected to a community that understands their struggles.
  • Foster Understanding: Personal stories can evoke empathy and understanding, bridging gaps between those affected by Long COVID-19 and those who haven’t experienced it.

How to Share Your Story

 

  1. Reflect on Your Journey: Think about your experiences – the challenges, the milestones, and the lessons learned.

  2. Write from the Heart: Your story is unique. Write in a way that feels true to your experience. It can be as short or as long as you like.

  3. Email Your Story: Send your story to info@covidswirl.com to be considered for our “My Story Blog” page. You can choose to share your name or remain anonymous – the choice is yours.

  4. Review & Publish: Our team will review your submission to ensure it aligns with our community guidelines, and then it will be published on the blog.

Guidelines for Sharing

  • Respect Privacy: Be mindful of personal and sensitive information, both for yourself and others.
  • Be Authentic: Share your genuine experiences and feelings.
  • Consider Your Audience: Remember that your story will be read by a diverse group, including those who might be newly affected by Long COVID-19.

Beyond Sharing: Engage with Other Stories

While sharing your story is a vital part of our community, so is engaging with the stories of others. Read, comment, and connect with the narratives shared on our blog. Each engagement is an act of support and solidarity.

You Are Not Alone

Your journey with Long COVID-19 might have been filled with ups and downs, uncertainties, and personal discoveries. Remember, by sharing your story, you are not just recounting an experience; you are reaching out to someone who might be searching for that very tale of resilience, understanding, or inspiration.

Your voice can be a beacon of hope in the swirling uncertainty of Long COVID-19. We warmly invite you to share your story and join our chorus of voices at Swirl of Hope.

Share your story today and be a part of our collective journey towards healing and understanding.

  • Bright Colors of Hope

    The bright colors in the symbol represent the hope for improvement and the positivity of the community.

  • Dark Colors of Frustration

    The dark colors represent feelings of frustration and the difficulty of dealing with the long term effects of COVID-19.

  • Swirl of Emotions & Feelings

    The loss of distortion of taste and smell changes the way we experience the world. This can be disorienting and the swirl represents these tumultuous emotions.

Together, we are Making a Difference

Covid-19 has impacted the lives of millions. For many, the impact continues today. Read stories from individuals, like you, living with post COVID-19 disorders and how they are managing their lives.

“In my mind, the after effects are a far worse consequence than the 1st time I got Covid or the 2nd. Today, I still deal with headaches and shortness of breath. I deal with the stench of taking a shower and the water. . . smells like chemicals.”
- Prettylady261

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“I am so far into loss of smell, that when I do smell something, it’s not accurate. Like freshly mowed grass. It smells horrible. I’m a landscaper, so it’s inescapable.”
- Jennifer Jimerson

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My Story: Prettylady261 Oct 2021: I started to feel really sick, I could feel the heat in my eyes. Then it followed with cold, I was cold all over. I remember thinking like the rest of the world, “naaahhh it can’t be!” So, I sucked it up for the night. The next morning after tossing and turning, […]

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JOIN US – BECAUSE TOGETHER, WE ARE STRONGER

Together, we can help spread awareness about the long-term effects of Covid-19, make a difference, and help individuals find their way back to a brighter, healthier future.

The Swirl of Hope™ products help create awareness to our cause. This symbol indicates that one has smell or taste disorders from COVID-19.

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Resources and Support

Browse resources that have been developed to help individuals with Post COVID-19 conditions obtain the treatment, care, support, and information they need.

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