Melissa Hogan for The Mighty – Scary Mommy

Melissa Hogan for The Mighty

Melissa Hogan is a lawyer by profession, a writer by passion, and an advocate by necessity. She is a mom to three boys; the youngest, Case, has Hunter Syndrome. She lives in the country outside Nashville, Tennessee, where she plays guitar and writes music on her back porch with deer, turkey and cats nearby. She blogs at, and Rare Disease Report; tweets @savingcase and @melissajhogan; and tries to save kids at