Miss Migraine Blog

Since 2008, migraine disease has done its damnedest to control my life and take away my ability and passion for writing, comics, Star Wars, and all things fun. The Adventures of Miss Migraine is my way of kicking migraines in the face and making them work for me.

The Adventures of Miss Migraine

The stars have aligned in such a way that it makes sense for me to go back to grad school to earn a second master’s degree, this time in library science. I will be working full-time while I take classes part-time. I had trouble getting through grad school round one working part-time and taking classes … Continue reading »
Author: Miss Migraine
Posted: August 11, 2016, 12:28 pm
After a three-month stretch of miserable, awful migraines that required multiple rounds of steroids and several sick days, my migraine specialist suggested we add a fourth preventative to my regimen of medications. “Now you really need to focus on lifestyle things, because you’re going to be on four preventatives and you’re not where you want … Continue reading »
Author: Miss Migraine
Posted: June 18, 2016, 12:18 pm
Over the past two months I’ve been experiencing a major migraine flare up. It’s funny (not really) how much worse the bad times feel to me now that I’m getting a fair amount of (almost) no migraine time. I feel out of sync with my job, my personal life, my responsibilities as a writer and … Continue reading »
Author: Miss Migraine
Posted: April 22, 2016, 12:52 am
Hello there! I haven’t seen you in awhile. How have you been? Me? I’ve been taking on more and more responsibility at work, writing my butt off, and trying to balance everything without giving myself a stress-induced migraine every day. I’ve only been partially successful on the balance bit, and mostly unsuccessful in the migraine … Continue reading »
Author: Miss Migraine
Posted: March 19, 2016, 4:51 pm
It’s hard to take multiple medications multiple times daily without screwing it up somewhere. During the last days of my previous job, I kept forgetting to take my lunch-time meds. Recently, I left my prescriptions in the car and missed three days of one of my morning medications. Missing even one dose screws me up … Continue reading »
Author: Miss Migraine
Posted: July 28, 2015, 10:00 am

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