Moving Forward

Life has never been easy, not for me or you. We all have our personal struggles and vices, this is why sonder is such an important aspect to always remember. We don’t know what people are going through, and neither do they know what you are struggling with. We all get frustrated, angry at times, […]

Read More Moving Forward
Advertisements
Featured

My Current Status: Struggling with the desire to return to drug use and my mental health

Hello Friends, It’s been a year now since I sought out on the path of ridding myself of my addictions and leading a sober life. Now it’s been a little over four months since I’ve freed myself of the hell that is benzodiazepine addiction. What a terrible year, something that I truly cannot put into […]

Read More My Current Status: Struggling with the desire to return to drug use and my mental health

Dark Clouds

Sometimes in life it feels like you’re standing in the middle of a storm. Surrounded on all sides by large dark clouds. Life can really turn into quite the shit-show at times, especially if we let the storm grow until the point of breaking. It’s like the metaphor of  the snowball rolling down the hill, […]

Read More Dark Clouds

Crumbling: My Life In Pieces

I’ll catch you when the next sunset comes around. That was essentially my prerogative for as long as I can remember. And if you caught me in the dark you’d see parts of the real me, until the night wore thin and we’d all shuffle off to our little holes in the wall. It was […]

Read More Crumbling: My Life In Pieces

To My Teenage Followers

I don’t know how many people under the age of 18 follow my WordPress account or sister Facebook page; if there is a way to do so, somebody please let me know. But now that I’ve started a Facebook page, the teenagers playground, I want to write a post directed primarily at people under the […]

Read More To My Teenage Followers

Where to now

When we are finally sober; where exactly do we start. I suppose I’ve never really touched on this topic in my blog. If you were in the grips off addiction like I was, you more than likely feel like you lost a lot of yourself and a lot of years:  your character, personal ideation, personality, life; […]

Read More Where to now

Finding an Outlet: The importance of stimulating your mind while recovering.

If you have or are currently going through the process of addiction recovery, you likely know all too well your brains lack of motivation upon cessation of whatever substance you were abusing. During this time, depression and complacency can wreak havoc on your mental well-being. When we stop abusing whatever chemicals we were stimulating our […]

Read More Finding an Outlet: The importance of stimulating your mind while recovering.