The Gift of Today

Today was a gift. A wonderful, glorious, marvelous gift. You see, this morning I started getting a migraine. (My migraines like to make a big announcement with flashing lights, so I knew it was coming.) Lucky for me, I had a headache appointment yesterday where the nurse practitioner gave me several new meds to try. Well, they weren’t really NEW, since I’ve tried them all before and they never worked. Actually, nothing ever works, so I didn’t hold out much hope. Today, it worked! Within about 2 hours I was up, eating, and functioning normally; well as normal as I ever do. So today was a gift. Instead of lying in bed with intense pain in 1/2 of my head,…