It came out of nowhere

Sorry Readers… not much of a post today.  I was hit with a migraine last night (when I typically write my posts for the next day or days).  I’ve been very lucky that I don’t get them often and not nearly as severe as many people I know, but they still don’t feel good at all.

I had just left the office and somewhere between getting in the car and making my first errand stop 15 minutes later it began, a subtle change in vision, where I had almost no peripheral vision on the right side, and a long kaleidoscope-like line in the upper right of my field of vision, that sparkled and flashed.  My head didn’t really hurt though.  I finished my errand and then it was off to pick up DH before our next errand (oil change and tire rotation).

The headache began halfway into our short, five-minute drive to the service station, a mild, dull throb and then it was bad enough that I couldn’t read my book.  It took me nearly 15 minutes to try to get through two pages, so I switched over to playing mahjong, which was much easier since I only had to look for same tiles.

I’m on hour 4 of this headache as I write this, but I can’t complain too much; it’ll be over soon enough and I’m not hiding from light or sound.  Here’s hoping tomorrow I’ll be able to write a proper post!

Do you suffer from migraine headaches?  What do you do to alleviate them?

About The Amusing Muse

Deep thinker whose mind operates at warped speed. Philosopher pondering the big (and little) things in life. Storyteller. Office Ninja. Model. Teller of bad jokes. User of big words.
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2 Responses to It came out of nowhere

  1. millodello says:

    Today’s post sucks. Better luck next day.You are a real trooper if you can make your head work to write a blog while it is trying to blow you up.

    • In the words of my friends, Bob and Jeff (and a HUGE inside joke, albeit slightly different for them both): “I know. RIGHT!” 😉 Thanks! I went to bed still in the grips of the migraine but woke up migraine-free. WOO HOO!

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