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CoDA

Codependence Anonymous or CoDa – this subject has popped in and out of conversations for quite a while now. Last year, my cousin told me about her relationship woes and how her therapist worked through Codependent No More, the book, with her.  405 more words

Depression

Catching up...

I guess before I fully launch into version 2 of this blog, I have to provide some historical information and context that lead me here. 2,982 more words

Addiction

Diary of an addict - Version 2

So let me address the obvious fact that I clearly haven’t posted in a while and so this post will be an update as to why the hell I pulled a Houdini and disappeared from you all. 157 more words

Addiction

My pal, Chuck Horn memorial

If you didn’t know Chuck and you have come across this writing, excuse me. Chuck died suddenly. Just shy of 60 years of age, he had struggled with addiction for several years. 2,068 more words

Day 90 – Thursday August 28, 2014

Prayer: The steps have freed me from regrets over my past. Today, I look forward to my new life in recovery.

I wake up once again feeling sad and heavy. 1,201 more words

Addiction

Day 89 – Wednesday August 27, 2014

Prayer: I can disarm the secrets in my life by sharing them with one human being.

I wake up in a funk and try to shake it off. 1,184 more words

Addiction

Day 88 – Tuesday August 26, 2014

Prayer: I will choose life by choosing recovery. I will take care of myself.

I’m not sure if it’s the fact that I’m doing my Step 4, or if it’s my low testosterone levels that are making me feel constantly exhausted. 1,439 more words

Addiction