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The Many Varities of 12 Step Programs

The Many Varities of 12 Step Programs

  As an addict, it is in my nature to flood my brain’s pleasure centers. After a night of riding the tidal waves, I come to in a pool of spilled bourbon and stale sweat. I begin to feel at home in the deep end, dependent on the bottom feeders. What begins as a problem with benzos and alcohol might grow to include codependency or addictive thrill-seeking behaviors. I begin to associate the desperation of the morning … Read entire article »

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Unmanageable Me – Recognizing my Addiction to Weed

Unmanageable Me – Recognizing my Addiction to Weed

  Addiction to drugs and/or alcohol does not immediately seem like a disease to its millions of victims. Like a cancer it is life-threatening, an undetectable scourge quickly progressing. After the first drug or drink that we take, addiction is not certain. Some will escape the clutches of drugs such as marijuana with only a superficial encounter. Others quickly fall into its grasp, abusing the powerful chemicals and quickly developing dependence. When I was 14 years-old and … Read entire article »

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Keep it Simple

Keep it Simple

“It is always the simple that produces the marvelous” –Amelia Barr I hereby testify: this woman speaks the truth!! I am one who tends to overcomplicate EVERYTHING. I am ever so persistently sifting through the garbage of life with my monocle, afraid of missing that crown jewel. Instead of stepping back, doing the things I am supposed to, and allowing life to unfold on its own, I choose to look for signs in all the wrong … Read entire article »

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