Archive for the ‘employment’ Category

Big Update

Well, I owe you all an apology. This blog has been abandoned for four years, and a lot has happened in that time. Katie is married, about to finish college, and expecting her first child! I went back to work in 2013! I work from home, but I work full time doing technical support for Apple, […]

April 12, 2016 · Cyn Armistead · One Comment
Posted in: Ehlers-Danlose Syndrom, employment, Personal

Tips and Tools for Working From Bed

I’ve never encountered this web site before, but it was linked from a blog carnival, and the article is pretty good: Because Sitting up is for Suckers: 70+ Tools, Tips and Hacks to Work from Bed I still miss my laptop! And I have a pretty nice setup, but can’t help drooling at this: the […]

June 27, 2008 · Cyn Armistead · No Comments
Tags: , ,  · Posted in: employment, Resources

Review: Women, Work and Autoimmune Disease

I read Women, Work and Autoimmune Disease by Rosalind Joffe and Joan Friedlander a few months back, but for some reason my review on Amazon never showed up, and I didn’t think to keep a copy for myself. It seems to finally be there now, so I’ll put it here, too (slightly expanded). This book […]

May 29, 2008 · Cyn Armistead · One Comment
Tags: , , , ,  · Posted in: disability, employment, Resources


I’m working on a new podcast episode. Really! And I’d like very much to hear from you. Are you working? Have you had to change anything about work since developing a chronic illness? Have any of you gone back to work after taking some time off? Anybody willing to be interviewed? Thanks!

January 22, 2008 · Cyn Armistead · 4 Comments
Tags: , , , , ,  · Posted in: disability, employment