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Pretending

I laid on the rocks
And you watched
Me cry

Trying to hold my
Hand
Trying to kiss my
Mouth

Pretending
Pretending
Pretending

That the world… 76 more words

Forgiving Shame

Even though I’ve been sober many years, I find my codependent symptoms still crop up like Whack-a-Moles: I get over one and another shows up.  … 1,064 more words

Recovery

Drugs and Sadness

The woman who wrote this article is smart and left a man addicted to drugs, recognizing what an impossible path down the rabbit hole that could be. 689 more words

Living for Glory

Made in the image and likeness of God, we have a desire for glory. Glory like the Father has reserved only for himself.

Though instead of letting God shine through our actions, we seem to withhold some of that glory to show other people how great we are instead of how great God is. 77 more words

Social Commentary

My New Friend, Revenga

I’m a huge fan of Richard Grannon from Spartan Life Coach.  I’ve thought quite a bit about narcissism and how it has played out in my life, but Richard is full of compelling insights.  590 more words

Community and self

(SeLoFest17 Post: Day 3, click here for all prompts so far)

It was late 2015, and I had moved to La Rochelle for the second time in my life. 1,808 more words

SeLoFest

Codependence

Codependence is a term used to describe an addiction to the addict.  It is usually the spouse or significant other of this person.  Just like the addictive person, this person is addicted to taking care of the addict.   465 more words