Having someone to talk to who can be of support is huge. Someone who has been there too and that is not judgemental or negative can be great help. Eating healthy even if one can only eat a little. Make it count. Smoothies are great at a time like this with fresh or favorite fruits. […]
I had to take a holiday to finish writing this article on what it is like to be suicidal and how to make peace with it. I visited the ocean today and choose life over wanting to die…
Peaceful moments along with much introspection of last stretch of time…and new article coming soon on suicidal thoughts
Victoria writes of fighting for her sanity and introduces her next blog on what it’s like to be suicidal
One brave woman’s story of recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.
I was trying new sobriety meetings and I remember this one young lady sharing from the pulpit how she got sober at age 16, but she had so much wisdom and 20 years sober. I wished to speak to her but was shy to approach her. Little did I know that through the intervention of circumstance, God, or the rhythm of the universe, I would become her helper in a dire situation with her suicidal teenage daughter, her sponsee and closest friend for the next ten years! And today she became a doctor!
Even though I am not at my best physically or mentally I have the energy and desire this morning here in California to blog and get you all excited about a guest blogger article I will be posting as soon as I work out some kinks with the format. I love it when kind people […]
~May you feel the source of all that is good be with you all today, tonight and for all your life to come!
Today is a new day and my mantra once again is I won’t give up! Even better I won’t give up and I will give life my all, starting last night when I deep cleaned the kitchen. There is always something to do but I don’t always feel like doing it.
Every now and then I have breakthrough and this weekend I had a few. There are so many ups and downs with this complex disorder as I have written recently (check out recent blog below- this disease can be brutal a few weeks ago). But there are some good moments too and when one of […]