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Nothing In Life Comes Easy

The following entry was written in 2008 in a notebook I just found…… Nothing in life comes easy. There has to be some pain in life so that you may have compassion for others just like you. This is just … Continue reading

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This Is The Last Time

I told two strangers that this was the last time I was going to tell my story.  I had no idea that these individuals were related. My story goes back six years. Slowly my life gets better but yet the … Continue reading

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All I Have

All I have is you oh Lord. You alone know my sufferings. You alone are faithful to me callings. I have nothing to fear when you are near me. I desire to be closer to you. I desire to be … Continue reading

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What’s In Your Jar?

We have all heard the saying….Is your glass half empty or half full. Are you living half heartedly or fully embracing your recovery? I have to tell myself…….Tonight no matter how cold it is outside….I have to go to my … Continue reading

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Letter Writing For Recovery

When was the last time you sat down to write a letter or write in your recovery journal? I find myself making excuses. But now I have run out of excuses. Time seems to slip away from me. I find … Continue reading

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Spoken Words

There is power to the words spoken over you. One wrong word will send the addict into a path of self destruction. One positive word will uphold an individual in the deepest of depression into a life of sweet surrender. … Continue reading

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