...the worst part of any injury/illness is psychological.
You’re scared. You’re thinking, “Will I ever play the violin again?” You’re wondering who you are if you aren’t “healthy person” any more.Find it all here: http://www.stumptuous.com/keep-your-head-in-the-game-dealing-with-the-mind-fuck-of-injury-illness
Maybe I'm the only one who needs it right now, so maybe you just want to bookmark it for some other day that is hopefully far, far away.
But when you are injured and in the depths of "woe is me," I can tell you firsthand: reading this will help.