Category Archives: Recovery

Recovery from meth has been easy for me. Maybe because… Once I made the decision to stay clean, and stuck to it, I was released from the difficulty.

I don’t know how much sense the title makes to anyone else, but I will try to explain it. Excuse me if you’ve read my various takes on this before – it is one of those subjects I will revisit … Continue reading

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Will a relationship last if both couples are on meth? (This was a search string that got here.)

No! Glad I could sort that out. (Also, “both couples”?)

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If you think “Fuck God” is offensive, but “I am nothing” isn’t, I’m afraid you have it backwards. Also, don’t tell me “I’ll pray for you”.

A few people were offended recently when I shared this image on Facebook… (with that comment on the status) I’d marry her A friend of a friend said that she’d pray for me… Oh wait… I screenshotted it before the … Continue reading

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A strange conversation with a meth addict I met by coincidence

My subject matter seems to sway back and forth between addiction and atheism… Apologies for that. I thought about separating the subject into two blogs, but I’d rather not do that, since atheism and skepticism is an integral part of … Continue reading

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Seven years ago, I was homeless.

I’m in dire straits financially. It seems everything has gone wrong. Last month, although I got a 9% increase at work, my phone was stolen, and after buying a new phone, paying off old debt, and giving a certain person … Continue reading

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Another addict dead

Judging by a Facebook share yesterday, by a counsellor from the rehab I attended in 2010, yet another life has been lost to addiction. It’s different for me this time in that it wasn’t someone from my friends list, so … Continue reading

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On being asked, “How much did you use?” And yet another common recovery bullshit statement.

One question that I have been asked several times, is “How much did you use?” I’ve been asked it personally, and also sometimes when filling in forms, such as when I applied for life insurance and was honest about my … Continue reading

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