An apology

Hey readers—you may have noticed my news roundup didn’t go out on Saturday as promised. I’m very sorry about that. This was due to a combination of incompetence and sickness; if you missed it, a couple weeks ago I explained how my frequent migraines might lead to situations like this. On Saturday I was just depressed; I spent a lot of the day asleep, felt upset when I was awake, and was afraid of and defeated by small tasks. I intended to send the newsletter out Sunday morning instead, but by the time I went to bed on Saturday night I had developed an awful pounding headache all over my head, neck, and shoulders. Despite 20 years of experience of this type of headache becoming a huge migraine, I went to bed without medicating it properly, thinking it would go away in the morning (??). It didn’t; I woke up at 6.30am with a full-blown migraine, the type where I take a horrible Migranal nasal spray and have to stay in bed for most of the day. I got through most of a season of

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