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Aug. 24, 2016 - Readings in Recovery: Step by Step

Step by Step
Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

“At last, acceptance proved to be the key to my drinking problem. …When I stopped living in the problem and began living in the answer, the problem went away. 181 more words


Aug. 24, 2016 - Readings in Recovery: Today's Gift from Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

Today’s thought from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is:

It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time. 198 more words


Jailed Over Court Fines

“Little Jake asked, “Did you hear what happened to me? I was panning in front of the pharmacy. This fat woman panhandler told me to move. 182 more words


breaking the cycle

How often have you found yourself in a repeated thought loop or behaviour pattern and wondered why? Why do I keep acting this way? Why do I keep finding myself in the same place of regret or shame? 688 more words


Why am I addicted to coffee?

I don’t want to be numb.

I have many reasons to be attached to the black silk of life-giving energy that is coffee, but the most important reason is that, without it, I am not fully living. 229 more words

Intellectual Stuff

I am an ocean

Full of dark things that never see light

My body covers the earth

and when the sun gives me his touch… 60 more words


A Letter to an Addict

Dear  B,

I am trying to navigate myself along the journey that is pharmacy school, and I find myself thinking of you often. Because over the last two years that I have worked in a pharmacy, I have seen so many people like you. 582 more words