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Three Quick Things

1. Yes, I’m aware I spelled ‘wasting’ incorrectly. It was on purpose.

2. It makes me so happy to find other blogs where people are ecstatic about their weight loss surgery and having such positive outlooks on their future because of it. 85 more words

Bariatric Surgery

My Version of "Normal"

Working life for Kelly Alive with a migraine:

“How are you?”

“Oh, I’m doing okay.”

Not.  I’m at work with a Migraine. What choice does life give to me?

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Part of my chronic pain life: Everyone in my world is forced to watch me suffer, and they, in turn, suffer from helplessness.  How do I feel about it? 228 more words

That did not go quite as planned...

I think I just had my worst doctors appointment ever.

Four days ago I was so excited. I finally got my letter to go back to work, I was finally starting to feel a little better, it was like I had finally climbed to the top of the mountain. 2,180 more words

Happy Thoughts

No  matter how bad things get, situations will eventually resolve.  Time heals wounds. Seemingly endless pain does eventually subside.  More happy memories will be made. More good times will be had. 278 more words

Be Brave!

Luck graced me with a No-Pain Day today, but I still felt like I had been run over by a truck.  I moved like a slug trying to get my day going, and I felt pangs of anxiety.  238 more words

Sick of being tired/ Tired of being sick

Today is Migraine Day 6.  This streak is tiring and emotional.

A migraine appears and feels like DEATH, but then it goes away and I feel ALIVE and EUPHORIC.  167 more words