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Snow: My favorite kind of weather

Snow: My favorite kind of weather

It snowed two inches this morning, and it’s still snowing, at least a little, but already what’s on the ground has started melting. I can hear the irregular drip of runoff and the swoosh of cars passing on the wet street. People complain about weather like this, but I love it: the invigorating bite of cold...

Beginnings

Beginnings

Beginning is always hardest. Writing, yoga, walking my dogs on windy, sub-zero days, cooking dinner. Once I start, continuing is easy. It’s getting off the couch that waylays me. For two years I wrote a blog about metafiction, and then for another two years I wrote a blog about how migraine disease affects my life....

Miss Migraine takes a year-end break

Miss Migraine takes a year-end break

I’m going to give myself a blogging vacation for the rest of the year. On the 25th I leave for Arkansas for a week to visit my best friend, and I want to concentrate on hanging out and doing fun things away from the computer screen. I’ll be back in 2015 with migraine-related resolutions, musings...

Where I’ve been (Hint: Not in a good place)

Where I’ve been (Hint: Not in a good place)

I’ve been struggling. My migraines are terrible, my insurance has denied coverage for a medication that would probably make me feel better, and I’ve lost the ability to make decisions. For awhile, I thought I was going to shutter this blog entirely, but I’m reluctant to let it go. Sometimes writing about migraine disease is...

The New Miss Migraine

The New Miss Migraine

Three weeks ago I announced some changes would be coming to this blog. Today they have arrived. Take a look around. You will notice: A set posting schedule. Posts will go up every Wednesday morning. If I can’t make that deadline, you’ll hear about it. Name change from “Miss Migraine: The Adventures of a Girl...