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How Did I Become An Addict❓

"Therefore, the image that some people see of the socially outcast criminal is an inaccurate vision of the individual who becomes addicted to drugs or alcohol". - americanaddictioncentres.org I've just finished watching '28 Days' about Gwen's journey through rehabilitation and becoming sober. I've seen this movie a hundred times, but not recently, and being over… Continue reading How Did I Become An Addict❓

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1 Year Sober… 🥳

"HAPPINESS turned to me and said: It is time... It is time to forgive yourself for all the things you did not become. It is time to exonerate yourself for all the people you couldn't save, for all the fragile hearts you fumbled with in the dark of your confusion. It is time, child, to… Continue reading 1 Year Sober… 🥳

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What Happened to Me 😦 ⁉️

"Yes, your transformation will be hard. Yes, you will feel frightened, messed up and knocked down. Yes, you'll want to stop. Yes, it's the best work that you'll ever do!" - Robin Sharma One year ago, I was scared... Scared to walk outside, of the world, my suburb, my street. Some days I was even… Continue reading What Happened to Me 😦 ⁉️

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God Wasn’t Ready For Me Yet…

I lay there at a crossroads, my time was standing still, My body shaking violently, feeling very, very ill. All that could be done, was to wait for the poison to leave, Every inch of my body hurting with the waves of every heave. How did I get to this point? At the cost of… Continue reading God Wasn’t Ready For Me Yet…

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Break the Habit… 💔

"In the space you've created, you can plant something beautiful..." I'm thankful to my parents for the way they have raised me, and even though I'm in my mid thirties, with children of my own, I don't think I will ever be too old to learn lessons from them... I recently got taught a vital… Continue reading Break the Habit… 💔

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The War Within… ⚔️

"We must always seek an alternative to war..." I attended a school assembly today and the message that a gentleman was preaching to our children was about PEACE. One thing he said that really caught my attention was, "We should always seek an alternative to war." It was such an awesome message he was giving… Continue reading The War Within… ⚔️

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What Does Addiction Feel Like…? 🍷

A year ago I didn't know my years of enjoying wine here and there recreationally would turn into PRISON. Those close to me and have known me growing up will remember in my teen years when I wouldn't ever touch any cigarettes, drugs or alcohol. I was different that way. Always encouraged to just give… Continue reading What Does Addiction Feel Like…? 🍷