I’m sure you’ve heard the quote by Brendan Behan “One drink is too many and a thousand is never enough”
When I was drinking I never left a party early. 368 more words
When an offender or perpetrator harms a child or minor physically, sexually or psychologically, it is known as sexual abuse. Though the child is not in a position to consent to any such sexual activity, it is thus considered a crime that has a lasting impact on the victim. 329 more words
Ok so this post has nothing to do with adoption, or even to do with Rae at all, but it’s something very close to my heart, and with the permission of my friend, who I’ll call by my nickname for her, Shoe, she has asked that I share this in the hope it might somehow help just one other person before it’s too late. 1,201 more words
I’m not done quitting drinking. Every night I’m faced with the decision once again. Something about pouring the drink and numbing myself from my feelings of overwhelm has become so familiar that when I’m doing what I always do at 6pm, I just want to pour that glass of wine. 127 more words
So over two weeks ago marked the first day of the 21st year I have been inhaling oxygen on planet Earth.
Brilliant. 938 more words