Valerie lost all her confidence
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Valerie had been ill for a long time before being diagnosed with fibromyalgia and was then laid up for six months with a torn cartilage. Her confidence was shattered and she was stuck in a rut.
"I'm now happier in myself and getting out a lot more. I'd always written but I didn't see it as anything special but Jan from Bromford Support did and she encouraged me to start writing poems again"