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Pain and Suffering

Sunday, 16 March 2014 by
the coldness of pain and suffering

In my almost ten year journey of dealing with an addicted child and now an adult I and my family have felt pain , and anger (what I call the seven deadly angers) and believe me for 7 years of my 10 year ongoing journey we suffered, and suffered miserably. Especially me…the dad! What I

Addict is a Dirty Word

Monday, 18 November 2013 by
codependency, codependent. co dependent, codependent behavior, codependence, enabling, enabler, enablers, what does enabling mean

I actually had a revelation one day.  That revelation was in regards to the societally dirty  taboo word… “Addict”. The word addict is as dark and dirty today  as Cancer was 50 years ago, or, AIDS was 25 years ago. Even though the term Addiction has been around for more years than AIDS and probably even