This blog post is a journal entry I wrote today that I feel precisely captures my thoughts today. Feelings change every day. Today has been one of those days where I had this sick feeling in my stomach. Guilt was nagging at me. I've been feeling angry with myself because it seems like I am … Continue reading Diamonds and Dirt
Here's a poem I wrote at the end of 2016 that I've taken with me through this journey. It served as a reminder to have compassion for the struggle which enabled me to put one foot in front of the other. Below the oceans Above the skies Under the mountains A lonely voice cries And … Continue reading Compassion
Thanks for joining me! I created this site as a way for me to share my journey and show others battling similar demons that they’re not alone. Because too often we feel lonely in our struggles when in reality there’s someone out there who can relate. So, let’s get started! “A journey of a thousand … Continue reading Welcome!
It was December 10, 2014 when i first entered the world of recovery. My first day of treatment was quite terrifying. I was very confused and bewildered as to why the staff members were so on top of me. I had just left the hospital where I was medically stabilized and I somehow ended up … Continue reading Day 1; My Journey has Begun