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4S Recovery

Early on in my recovery, a purity coach in my life gave me these four essential keys for authentic sexual purity. Without these “staples” on my journey, there’s no way I would be where I’m at today. 234 more words

Sexual Purity

look away

There’s no being saved
From this type of fucked up:
Chain-smoking in the bathroom,
Shaky hands lifting the bottle
To cracked, bloody lips.
One more swig… 148 more words

Fiction

Homesick for Another World by Ottessa Moshfegh

A middle-aged man obsesses over a woman who works at an arcade. An unemployed man with acne, a severe rash and bad teeth goes on at length about how much girls fancy him. 302 more words

John

LIKE COGS IN THE WHEEL OF LIFE, SOME OF US JUST DON’T FIT QUITE AS WELL.

A brief history of my life as an addict, lost love, and my path towards sobriety.

This is by far the most personal post I’ve ever made on my blog. 63 more words

Self Reflection

Relapse (Profane Language)

Its 7:00pm and everyone is promptly gathered and in place around our dining room table.

We all join hands and bow our heads in silence as my mother asks me to say our family prayer. 1,384 more words

Can I apply for Social Security disability benefits if I have a drug or alcohol addiction?

Yes, but your addiction cannot be the reason why you are unable to work. You cannot apply for disability on the basis of your addiction alone. 556 more words

Disability

Tomorrow Will Be A Living Hell

I take my last pill, like my last breath

It is bitter and tastes like death

It’s only human to be scared of the unknown… 250 more words

Poetry