The language of addiction and recovery continues to evolve. We each need to take ownership of our own story and the words that power it.
Being sober hasn’t changed the fact that I hate myself. Now I just hate myself sober.
My daughter was quarantined at birth. Then my husband had a stroke. It felt like the world was ending and I really wanted to use.
Have you ever had that moment when you just had an instant connection to someone? I have. I had that moment today.
When I got pregnant, the doctors switched my medication to Subutex because it was “safer” for the baby. My baby was born dependent.