Chronic Migraine – The Saboteur of Hope

I recently enjoyed three tolerable days back to back. They were fabulous! I was beginning to think I had a system going. Then while out with a friend, for the first time in MONTHS, the twinkles started. But all I could take was an over-the-counter pill — shoulda just sucked a mint. The prescription pills…

Workout Despite Chronic Migraine

Working out, despite my chronic migraines and daily persistent headaches, has been a goal of mine for years. I always start out with passion and vigor but in the end my pain always wins out. I recently started a new program however, one I intend to maintain. While youtube surfing one day, I came across Cassey…

Creeping Back into the Darkness

Creep, creep, creep, Out of the darkness, Only to fall victim to the sun’s beautiful rays. Creep, creep, creep, Out of the quiet, Where blood vessels are violently strummed by the most lilting sounds. Creep, creep, creep, Out of the scent free zone, To be viciously smothered by delightful fragrances. Creep, creep, creep, Back into the darkness,…

Welcome New Subscribers

A few days ago I checked this blog to see if there had been any action since I last wrote a post on December 2nd 2014 (since then I have written three more including this one). At that time I had 196 followers. Since then, 14 more of you subscribed to this blog. Thank you…

Soar Despite Chronic Migraine

I’m sorry I haven’t written in such a long time. I’ve been embarrassed. I overconfidently wrote the post: 365 Days of Progress Despite Chronic Migraine and “failed” by the 2nd day. Rather than admitting my lack of modesty and starting again, I retreated. Today, however, is the day I begin my journey to success. Today I dust…