Today was the funeral of Emily Collingridge, a young woman who died from M.E earlier this year. I did not know her personally. but her book (written while she was severely ill) has made a massive difference to my life. My thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends.
About Emily: http://www.severeme.info/about-emily.html
Emily’s book: Severe ME/CFS: A Guide to Living
A Guardian article about Emily: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/mar/30/me-emily-collingridge-chronic-fatigue-syndrome
ME Association’s page about Emily’s Funeral, including her mother Jane’s memories of Emily: http://www.meassociation.org.uk/?p=13356