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Fear… “This short word somehow touches about every aspect of our lives. It was an evil and corroding thread; the fabric of our existence was shot through with it,” (Big Book 67). 483 more words


A Leap of Faith and a Wee Bit of Courage

 Have there been moments in your life where fear grips you.   The stream of questions that flow through your mind, “What if” “I can’t”.   But what if you can?   270 more words

Each Day Is A Gift


I’ve always measured my breaths,
Watched my steps,
Kept my distance.

I’m better off in the shadows.

But the edge has always frightened,
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As you are

Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be, because sooner or later if you are posing, you will forget the pose, and then where are you? 222 more words


Alcohol. Drugs. Sex. Envy. Anger. Work. Emotions. Laughter. Love.

I had originally started this journal post by writing that I love talking to “Normies,” but that is a lie. Normies drive me crazy. Every once and awhile, though, the planets align in such a way that the most irritating of conversations actually allows me to walk away with a renewed sense of appreciation for my alcoholism. 338 more words


Those We Lost

Just a couple of months ago I was stranded overnight in New York City when my flight home was cancelled due to severe weather.  Being caught up in myself and overreacting to the circumstances, I got myself into a bad place mentally and started complaining about how much this was going to screw up my schedule. 218 more words


Forget Storage... throw that sh*t out!!!

“Yeah but you don’t really forget when you hide it. It’s just…in storage.”

A friend of mine said this to me a few days back and I just can’t seem to shake it.

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