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How I See the World, Once a Month

About once a month I suffer from a condition called Ocular Migraines. Scientifically, it is essentially the same as a standard migraine but, in addition to the headache, it makes me temporarily blind for about 20 minutes.

It starts off as a small shimmer of geometric shapes in the corner of my eye, and within a few minutes, it grows to fill my vision changing shape and shifting in color.… Read more...