• Hard week, sick, migraine, medication

    Hard Week and Frustration

    Honestly, this has been a hard week. I had a reaction to one of my medications. It just so happens to be the one that keeps the fluid pressure from building up around my brain. My right eye was swollen, my kidneys were not functioning well and I had absolutely no…

  • What my life was before chronic illness took over. - #chronicillness #migraine #chronicmigraine #hemiplegicmigraine #thefrozenmind

    What Life Used to Be

    In order to explain what has been taken from me, I must explain what my life used to be. At one time I had a sarcastic wit and loved to make people laugh. I sang on the praise team at church and was heavily involved in the women’s ministry. With…

  • Step, journey, migraine

    The First Step

    As I begin the journey of posting about my life with a chronic illness…more specifically Hemiplegic Migraine…I decided that before I can explain how it effects me and my life that I need to explain what it is. I must take the first step. WebMD’s definition is as close to…