It’s true. Not one addicted person that I’ve ever known, and I’ve known a lot of addicts, has ever consciously and purposefully tried to destroy their relationships with friends, families, partners, their careers, their driving privileges, their home environment situations, or their health. AND… If those same people could have just one wish, the majorityContinue reading “I Shit You Not.”
You learn things about addiction that you might not otherwise learn. Loads of other addicts become your new friends (AKA people that can relate to you). You can cry in public and folks actually expect this. There’s always plenty of toilet paper. You’ll probably get to do art. You’ll lose weight (whether you intend toContinue reading “The Perks Of Going To Residential Treatment (AKA Rehab).”
I have friend in his late 50s who, if you didn’t know how old he is, you’d never guess 57, which would be accurate. He looks at least ten years younger. And if we covered his HEAD and guessed his age based only on how his body looks – most of us would guess he’sContinue reading “At What Age Will You Start Eating Whatever You Want – Whenever You Want?”
Being abandoned by people you care about or having those same people believe a lie about you?
Anyone see this? This movie was a HOOT! The only people I can think of who are as funny as Steve Martin these days are Melissa McCarthy, Dave Chappelle, Mike Meyers and the guy who played Major Payne. Ha! Okay. My point here is that humor is crucial in life, and a deep belly laughContinue reading “The Jerk”
A friend of mine just asked me to write a post about responsibility. I thought that was a terrible idea because I was content in my new chair and I didn’t want to move from my purring babies. But, the chair isn’t going anywhere, neither are they, and I haven’t written anything all day, soContinue reading “Who’s Responsible?”
I’ve recently updated my blog and added a “Photographs” page. We had a great sober day all over the Willamette Forest yesterday (6 Sept 2020). 🙂