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Jane Austen, Martha Lloyd, Isabella Beeton, Catherine Beecher, Household Books, and Me

By nature, writers are a curious sort. By that I mean we are easily led down The Rabbit Hole by the plot bunnies we insist on chasing. 754 more words

Random Thoughts

Tuesday Health check: A Slam Dunk?

Well, my procedure did not go as planned but in a good way.  My doctor used coil he had never used before to fix my splenic artery aneurysm (which other radiologists don’t believe me… “you mean brain aneurysm? 528 more words

Physical Health

Case Review #1

70-year-old female complaining of a headache for 20 minutes. She called 911 as it came on suddenly and was the worst she has ever had. 1,103 more words

Advocate Fail

I feel so fucking stupid.

I assumed I wouldn’t be able to go meet with my migraine.com colleagues again this year at HU Connexion because of the shitty year we’d had, particularly with my weird migraine situation and trying to catch up financially. 532 more words

Chronic Migraine

Tuesday: A little more hope...

So, It’s been a while as I have been busy with being at the hospital for tests and consultations. I had an abdominal angiogram on Monday and the doctors have consulted one more time. 243 more words

Mental Health

The Hotel of Multiple Realities

Emily Carter Roiphe | Longreads | February 2018 | 14 minutes (3,466 words)

The Waiting Room

I was leaning on my husband’s shoulder one day as we were walking through a lobby that seemed a bit crowded for the part of New Mexico where we lived. 3,881 more words


So I'm ready to talk...

So, I have been laying low lately as I feel like I have gone through some depression lately feeling overwhelmed with the reality that lays before me. 674 more words

Physical Health