Meyegraine, by Randi Ward (series of 6 photos)

The Meyegraine photographs were taken in the Faroe Islands. The series was created as an attempt to simulate the hypersensitivity and excruciating sense of color/detail that the artist often experiences during episodes of migraine.

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Randi Ward is a writer, translator, lyricist, and photographer from West Virginia, USA. She earned her MA in Cultural Studies from the University of the Faroe Islands and is a recipient of The American-Scandinavian Foundation’s Nadia Christensen Prize. Ward is a Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net nominee whose work has appeared in AsymptoteBeloit Poetry JournalCimarron ReviewWorld Literature TodayAnthology of Appalachian WritersVencil: Anthology of Contemporary Faroese Literature, and other publications. For more information, visit:

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