One thousand, two hundred, fifty six — that’s the shocking number of lives lost to overdose in Massachusetts last year alone. And, here in Marlborough, it’s also the number that these purple flags are representing for International Overdose Awareness Day.
My Sponsor has said that the primary difference between men and women alcoholics is that when they finally decide to venture into the Rooms, is that men generally burst through the door, while women crawl in underneath it. 57 more words
As with all my blogs, I speak from personal experience. Once most alcoholics realize the extent of the damage that they caused, we are consumed with guilt and never want to think about it again. 593 more words
Alcoholics and addicts are extremely good at “Playing the victim.” We are never wrong, everyone else is and we are always the one effected. We drink and use because people make us do it. 562 more words