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What's My Motivation?

Think about those smarmy sketches you’ve seen on TV poking fun at actors, who, given direction from the director, ask, “What’s my motivation?” That’s what my post is about today: motivation – specifically, Judah’s. 571 more words

Biblical Story

Jesus, hell and my life in between

When I welcomed Jesus into my life I was not looking to escape a fear of hell. That was my last thought actually. I was not raised in church and if you mentioned that name to me, something from way down deep inside wanted to rip your throat out and spit down your neck. 1,275 more words

At Rock Bottom? Remember 3 Other Things (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 267)

“Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.”
— J.K. Rowling

Life can make you feel like you’re sinking. You’re just falling and falling, drifting and drifting, with no grip or grasp of anything. 700 more words

Life

At Rock Bottom? Remember 3 More Things (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 266)

“It is not in the still calm of life, or the repose of a pacific station, that great characters are formed. The habits of a vigorous mind are formed in contending with difficulties.” 714 more words

Life

Three Years, Revisited.

(originally posted to tumblr July 31, 2016)

So this past Thursday I celebrated 3 years sober. The first time around in recovery I always claimed to be “sober” (I hadn’t taken a drink), but had been dabbling again in weed and psychedelics by the end of year two. 560 more words

Addiction

Elizabeth Vargas - The Whole Story

Battle With Alcohol

and Her Road

to Recovery

  • By SEAN DOOLEY

  • MARGARET DAWSON

  • LAUREN EFFRON

Today, when Elizabeth Vargas walks down the streets of New York City on a warm evening, passing wine bars filled with people enjoying glasses of wine, it’s a very different experience for her than it once was. 3,076 more words

Alcohol

Celebrity Addict - Abby Wambach

Mary Abigail Wambach (soccer player) a.k.a. Abby Wambach

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Addiction In Media