Tag Archives: Depression

The Veil, and the struggle within.

The greatest forces we fight in life are not from without, but simply within. We are truly our own worst critic, and our own worst enemy. We fail to see the beauty in life, because of the veil. A veil … Continue reading

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Day 6: The Road to Recovery

Once I came to a place where I could honestly say that I had a problem, I tried like hell to avoid one thing…..Withdrawal.   I thought about going back to a drug and alcohol treatment facility, but that I … Continue reading

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Day Three, Letting Merlot Go.

Day three of Sobriety.  I’ve been reflecting much the past few days over exactly where my drinking crossed the line.  I grew up in an environment where alcohol use and abuse were part of daily living for many years during … Continue reading

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The Struggle: Day 2 and Alcohol Free

This picture was tweeted to me just recently, and it describes my state of mind exactly.  Yesterday, I wrote a little about my struggles with my alcohol addiction.  As I lay in bed last night, extremely tired yet, fully awake.  … Continue reading

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The Struggle Within. My Addiction.

At times I am not sure why I feel compelled to write, and to share such intimate details of my life.  But, today is one of those days.  I need to write, to share.  I want to open up and … Continue reading

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Grace so amazing. Lost, yet found.

I once learned a song, Many years ago. Simply entitled, Amazing grace. How sweet the sound. A song with a story. Simply a man and his struggles. A man simply once lost, But, now found. Amazing grace. I am one … Continue reading

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Opportunity Everywhere! Become a better you!

One of my favorite quotes is by Henry Ford.  “If we always do what we’ve always done, we’ll always get what we always got.” Life is made up of opportunity.  It’s not something we have to look for, it is … Continue reading

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