helen-louise (baratron) wrote,

  • Mood:

at least I can now (almost) see through both eyes...

Tonight I had a rare evening off work. So I had all these plans about sorting out a load of parcels for random people, cooking Mexican-style food, playing through some of the backlog of my various games...

And instead I spent the night lying in a dark room with random explosions going on somewhere in the vicinity of my right eye. Argh!

No, don't panic - it was "only" a migraine. And fortunately (?) I pretty much only get migraines as a result of hormonal stuff - and I remember having one exactly four weeks ago, so tonight's episode was almost certainly an indicator of where I am in my monthly cycle as opposed to anything more sinister. (And hey, if the choice is between migraine and suicidal depression, I'd probably pick the migraine).

But ARGH!!

You people who get migraines on a regular basis - HOW do you cope without ripping out parts of your anatomy?

Giving the laptop to Richard now so I don't try to look at the screen any more - 20 min was enough.

  • Adulting! (Not adultery)

    Today I have been ADULTING like a PRO. I called the Student Loans Company about the threatening letter which they sent me. To be fair, I have an…

  • Feeling very sorry for myself

    I'm pretty certain I have flu. This is despite having had a flu jab in October. I've been ill since Friday night with a temperature that stays over…

  • I am alive, and autumn is autumnal.

    I'm sitting in Starbucks on Wardour Street waiting for Richard to get out of work. Someone's broken the only lift into his building so I can't wait…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded