When all our choices have seemingly dried up —
there is still one.
I love gratitude.
Many of us pushed it to the end of the line, where our very existence should no longer be a reality — even so, we've survived. For those of us, there appears to be no reason we exist — yet here we are, because of a single choice; we decided to not die. Our thinking has changed, our self-value has been altered, and our decisions have been put into action; we've learned to focus positively on our life, to be alive and to LIVE.
This is by no means a perfect road; the ups and downs can seem unbearable. But this is how we do it, as imperfect as it is. It is in this imperfection that we
LEARN TO LIVE A LIFE OF CHOICE; LEARN TO LIVE DRUNKLESS.
Tami Harper Winn writes it straight from the heart and tells it like it is. Her powerful story has been shared with hundreds during various speaking engagements, and she has been showcased with @recoveryrockstars, as well as @sobergridapp. This last summer, she was given serious consideration for Hippocampus Magazine's Annual Themed Edition “Firsts,” where she made the Short List.
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Then the doctor told me that in fact, one of my babies had held on and was still trying to be born.
Staring me in the eye is the glass ballerina ornament my daughter hung with such love only weeks before she was to leave. “What do you want from me", I asked the silly thing. Tear streaks staining my cheeks, “I wasn’t ready to say goodbye”.
An update on our absence!
Scott S. and Scott B. invite repeat guest Brian K. to take up the spot on the couch as they open the new season, Season 2, by discussing the #TopicSeed for May as it nears it's last few days.