Ever have a migraine? Wonder what it’s like…?
Picture It and Write from ermiliablog@wordpress
Write fiction or a poem to accompany the image or anything you wish to write about.
The picture prompt for this week is below:
by Megrim Crunch *
Friggin’ migraine’s back again.
When the hell is it going to stop?
The right side of my head’s like a seam, unraveling. Skull shards floating away in slow motion.
There is no screaming pain. Only blinding anguish.
I plunge the heel of my palm into the throbbing corner of my eye hoping to make it stop.
I’m going to splinter into a million pieces; like a broken window. Then I’ll be gone.
I’ll be just an empty paneful space.
That’ll give me one hell of a migraine.
Ha. That’ll give me one hell of a migraine. Not funny.
Maybe I’ll have a million tiny migraines. Ouch, that thought hurts.
Maybe my migraine will be gone, permanently.
I mean without a head, how can I have one, right?
Paneful space? Now that was a pun.
Ha. That cracks me up.
Ha. Another funny.
Cracks me up. Get it?
Huh. I’m feeling a little better now.
Maybe I’ll just scream.
Maybe that’ll help.
Safer than splintering.
* The Seam by Megrim Crunch was written
before his cousin Edvard Munch painted The Scream
which was based on Megrim’s original story reprinted here.