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Accepting Defeat - Coming to Terms with My Disease

I’ve mentioned before that I am and have been a very competitive person. If there a sport or game that I take seriously at all then I compete fiercely to win. 1,003 more words

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The Perfect Gift - Life on God's Terms

Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. 1,059 more words

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CGA Group

I just joined a group/class called Criminals and Gangmembers Anonymous. The name might sound funny, but it’s a real group, and like NA or AA, it’s a 12 step program to work through. 184 more words

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Sunday

Yikes. Another day where I get up only to go  back to bed. This time I think I wasn’t triggered so much by therapy as by my 12-step group. 707 more words

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Resentment

I’ve been extra resentful with my oldest friend P this week. I can’t talk to him about my job search any more because he clearly doesn’t think I’m doing it right, and it’s driving me mad. 516 more words

Recovery

How's That Workin' For Ya?

What do you say to the one who’s angry, bitter, and defensive but insists, “I don’t need a 12 Step program, I have a therapist” Take a deep breath first.. 35 more words

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A Sincere Life

At a house in the woods that was once a witch’s cottage, they gathered together. From all corners of the universe, all counties and countries where dialects long forgotten gave them each a different name, they came. 2,531 more words

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