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No Choice but to Recover

If I understand step one, I do not have the power of choice over alcohol. I have lost control in the moment and over time… 231 more words



You know you’re becoming addicted
when the drug always sits
on the edge of your thoughts,
when you feel its colors
floating up your veins, 107 more words


Random rantings of a skinny bulimic

It finally hit me, tonight, after all these years of being bulimic, that I will never be free of my food addiction. I may learn to deal with it better and I may even be able to leave the subterranean dystopia of bulimia behind me. 964 more words


Heartbroken Momma

My daughter just died on May 3rd from an overdose.

I have written a letter that I wanted to post to your page on the devastation that is left behind from drugs. 778 more words



That middle love that you are so tired of,

I am still digging for you,

Like a rig with bright lights for Ya,

I am coming home, finally, for Ya, 238 more words


The Worst Four-Letter "Word"

Ahhh, the great paradoxes in life. Smart women meet Sexism, Smart Black Men and Women meet Racism, Everyone on the Planet meets Trumpism. All the various permutations of the “isms” creep up in everyone’s life, much to our dismay. 572 more words


Scrabtacular Spaces

Blank spaces. I think this was a T Swift song.

But I like the word blank better than empty.  It’s like the blank scrabble tile, it’s not empty, it’s useful, but we choose how to use it. 139 more words