“There’s A Pill For That”

Welcome to the future where there’s a pill for everything under the sun and another pill or 2(or 4) for the side effects.  If anyone has been to a doctor you know what I’m talking about. For example, I was having a problem with my blood pressure and instead of exploring the reason for it,… Continue reading “There’s A Pill For That”

Addicts and Holidays(Sequel to The Realities of Addiction)

“There will be times, however, when we really feel like using. We want to run, and we feel lousy. We need to be reminded of where we came from and that it will be worse this time.” ~ Anonymous “One of the biggest stumbling blocks to recovery seems to be placing unrealistic expectations on ourselves… Continue reading Addicts and Holidays(Sequel to The Realities of Addiction)

People Pleasing

“If at anytime you feel like a doormat, put your foot down, pick that “stuff” up, dust it off and put it away. You are beautiful, creative, unique, quirky, crazy, yet soft, caring, kind, loyal, compassionate, passionate and every positive adjective in the dictionary and then some. Don’t let anyone, and I mean ANYONE, EVER… Continue reading People Pleasing

Insight Into Some Of My Posts

Perhaps you’ve read some of my political posts. Maybe your views are different from mine and you choose to not read something that might challenge those views. Or maybe you’ve seen them but chose to not read them because, like me, you’ve had it with all things political. That’s ok, I understand but I hope… Continue reading Insight Into Some Of My Posts

The Wisdom to Know the Difference

“Spirit is not logic. Knowledge is not Wisdom. Spirit is Feeling, logic is thought. Knowledge is learned, Wisdom is Knowing…Wisdom is the fruit of time, because it is based on knowledge and experience. Knowledge alone does not bring Wisdom. You need Experience also to bring Wisdom from…Knowledge. Knowledge by itself is a cold, dangerous thing…Follow… Continue reading The Wisdom to Know the Difference

Anonymous: Behind the Eyes of Drug Addiction(Behind Blue Eyes)

Written November 6, 2016(edited 2017) In light of a speaking engagement I have tomorrow I thought I’d post this. For those of you old enough to remember, the title is a little wink and nod to that song to the Who. This song popped into my head because I used to call it my anthem… Continue reading Anonymous: Behind the Eyes of Drug Addiction(Behind Blue Eyes)

Psalm 106:3

“Blessed are those who keep justice. Blessed is one who does what is right at all times.” ~ Psalm 106:3(World English Bible version) I recently learned a lesson and the place I learned this lesson is where I saw this quote. Well a slightly varied version of it actually. For those who didn’t know, I… Continue reading Psalm 106:3