I sit in here in front of the computer my eyes are a little wet, but I'm trying to reminisce all of the things we used to do. My heart stops when I see a video clip of you holding me and giving me a hug. That's where it begun.. that yearn, that need, that… Continue reading Only the good
I'm a little late on writing this because I wasn't sure exactly what to say.....In loving memory of my sister and her children who died in a house fire. Tears fall down my face. I remember, remember what it was like to feel your embrace. Wrapped inside your arms, you protected me from harm.… Continue reading I Remember
Dear Self, For several years I haven't been very kind to you. I've looked at you with disgust, I've broken promises, I've laughed at you when you were down, I yelled at you for reasons that were my fault. And yet through all these things that I've done to you, you still held on to… Continue reading Thank You
Dear Person Who I've Hated Most Of My Life In my dream world my sister celebrating life with us. She is smiling, my niece and nephew are all grown up. My life is complete as well as my family. We're all at her house eating her famous lasagna and chocolate crème pie. This vison of… Continue reading I Forgive You.
Often people look at me and they say "Count your blessings" "You have no reason to be depressed" "Look at the positive side...." I do. Oh how I REALLY do all of these things and more. I do count my blessings. I am very blessed to be a wife, a mother, a daughter and a… Continue reading Chaotic Glory
Thankfully, I live in a state where snow isn't that big of an issue. It happens but it's a rarity that it stops us dead in our tracks. I live in the country, where there are hills, and curves that make you sick to your stomach when you go around or up and down them.… Continue reading This White Shit
How do you all feel about safe injection sites? Weigh in on the comments below!!! source Currently there are 90 safe injection sites around the world, but there are none in the United States. the safe consumption room inside Vancouver's Insite With the opioid epidemic showing little sign of letting up and traditional approaches… Continue reading More Cities and States Are Considering Safe Injection Sites
Source If There Were a Cure for Alcoholism Would I Drink Again ? By Winged Victory 01/12/18 I read an article this time last year that suggested that depleted PRDM2 enzyme may cause alcohol addiction and that scientists may be close to finding a cure for alcohol-dependence. At the time I was 18 months sober… Continue reading If There Were a Cure for Alcoholism Would I Drink Again ?
Source: The Fix The new program was designed to reduce unnecessary emergency room visits and reduce the strain placed on EMTs and the 911 system. The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) unveiled a long-gestating pilot program to lessen the strain on the 911 system and its associated emergency medical technicians (EMTs) by devoting a… Continue reading Los Angeles Fire Department Launches SOBER Unit
111. This number probably doesn't mean much to you. However, It means the world to me right now. 111 is the number of days that I have been consecutively sober. 3 months and 20 days. It's been a while to say that I have been sober for this long. Usually I manage to find some… Continue reading 111