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If ever a recovering addict tells you they "still use occasionally", they probably use all the time

Yeah, I’m totally projecting on this one, because that’s what I did. I’m not proud. I’ve always been a person who hates to lie, which led to some awkward situations a few years ago. I’d been clean for just over … Continue reading

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Truth, lies, and double standards

When is a lie acceptable and when is it not? This past Saturday, I took my son Josh to a child’s birthday party. There, I mentioned to a woman, who used to be his foster mother, that I was taking … Continue reading

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Getting some shit off my conscience – Part 2

Seeking the new job Last time we left off where Piggs Peak was about to close down. I had mixed feelings about it… They had given me a chance despite knowing about my addiction, although I lied to them in … Continue reading

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Getting some shit off my conscience – Part 1

I don’t expect anybody to find this interesting (because it isn’t) but it has been on my mind for a few years now. I could never get it out because on my old blog, I lied about my sobriety. For … Continue reading

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