"Piss in a cup and drink it everyday and you will know the mental compromises it takes to be an addict." - Sarge



This is dedicated to those who have touched the fires of life... To those who fall but stand back up. To those who get weak but find new strength. To those who break but rebuild themselves. To those who lose hope but believe again. This is for those who chance upon the recovery road. There is a life that awaits you. Your story matters. Write it...

6/23/17

Heart & Feet

"To see someone's heart, watch where they place their feet." - An Old Drunk

6/22/17

Thinking

"I've got to limit my thinking time." - W

6/21/17

Know

"Recovery is to know yourself, not let yourself be known." - H

6/20/17

"Tomorrow"

"There is no delete button for yesterday. Every thought and every act leaves a trace in the brain that creates the program called "tomorrow". - C

6/19/17

Bum Knee

"Everybody's always searching for the cause of their addiction. When they find it, they also find the pain doesn't leave. Recovery is learning to walk in spite of a bum knee." - F

6/18/17

Ability

"I need to do this alone as I believe my ability is better without your doubt." - S

6/17/17

Goofiness


"My goofiness growing up was because I did not know the words to tell you that there was more to life than the bubble you were living in." - T.

6/16/17

Understanding

"Advice given to the scared produces anger. Confrontation will only fuel this fire. In recovery, seek to understand the emotion behind the behavior." - D

6/15/17

Terror Of My Mind

"Drugs numbed the terror of my mind. People were proud of me when I put the drugs down but what they didn't realize was that death was even closer now." - L

6/14/17

Circumstances

"Drunk or sober are never independent variables but arise from circumstances." - B

6/13/17

Influenced

"Don't let your judgments be influenced by other people's fears." - A

6/12/17

Rituals

"Church and drinking can both have the same purpose of becoming rituals we use to pacify the demons." - T

6/11/17

Pain

"Pain today becomes strength tomorrow when given a purpose." - A

6/10/17

The Dance

"Between who you were and who you are becoming is where the real dance of life takes place." - I


6/9/17

Yesterday

"Don't let yesterday be your today." - C

6/8/17

The Tragedy

"The tragedy of drinking is not that we die but what we let die inside ourselves while we drink." - I

6/7/17

Anxiety

"Sitting with anxiety is worse than a hangover... at least with a hangover there's a reason." - R

6/6/17

My Secret

"I may give out, but I never give up." - O

6/5/17

Vulnerable

"If you want to get better, get vulnerable." - J

6/4/17

Potential

"Boredom, pain and fear, create potential. Happiness squashes potential." - H

6/3/17

Truth

"Her eyes spoke volumes when her mouth couldn't utter the words." - Mom