My Opinion On & Experience With the 12 Step Approach to Addiction Recovery

Hi lovely reader, Today I'm going to broach a topic that's kind of controversial, and that I've contemplated writing about for a long time but never had the courage to. 12 Step meetings and inpatient and outpatient programs are much more common than harm reduction or smart-recovery style meetings and programs, and for many people … Continue reading My Opinion On & Experience With the 12 Step Approach to Addiction Recovery

Addiction: Who is a Substance Addict, What Does Living in Addiction Mean, and What is Recovery?

Hi lovely readers, Happy Tuesday, friends. Today I thought I'd go into more depth about that topic of addiction that I have ever previously done. I write a lot about my experiences as a recovering addict, but sometimes I feel there may be a lot of questions left unanswered for those simply interested in understanding … Continue reading Addiction: Who is a Substance Addict, What Does Living in Addiction Mean, and What is Recovery?

The Most Crucial Factors in Getting Sober (In My Experience)

Hi lovely readers, Happy Wednesday - and happy start of 2020! I hope your New Year's celebrations were joyful, safe & memorable. I had a wonderful evening with my partner, my best friend & some other wonderful individuals. Today I'm going to recount some of the elements of my life that either changed naturally or … Continue reading The Most Crucial Factors in Getting Sober (In My Experience)