It has been five years this month, that what had been a minor, long term but only slightly bothersome injury, took a life changing turn as it became a debilitating battle with severe, chronic, pain and constant muscle spasms. A lot has changed and transpired in the five years since my life was turned upside down by pain, and in reflecting back on it, I found myself in a conversation with my 12 year old daughter about it. Sitting on my bed with her, I asked her “Do you remember what Mom was like before I was always in pain?” Continue reading