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Letting Go

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Perspective will come in retrospect.⁠ ⁠ We could stress for hours today for the meaning of something that may come in an instant next year.⁠ ⁠ Let it go. We can let go of our need to figure things out, to feel in control.⁠ ⁠ Now is the time to be. To feel. To go through it. To allow things to happen. To learn. To let whatever is being worked out in us take its course.⁠ ⁠ Today, I will let things happen without trying to figure everything out. If clarity does not arise in me today, I will trust …

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Meet Erika

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Hello, world,  When someone asks who you are you probably say, your name, where you are from and how old you are. Do you open up and tell them your deepest darkest secrets? Probably not — even tho they probably have some of the same ones. Will ill start with by telling you my name, Erika Mitchell, I’m 24 and I’m from Pasadena, Newfoundland I thought I should tell you the basics before I tell you who I really am without the masks. This blog is going to be all about who I truly am, stuff that actually happened and …

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I survived ….

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When we fall in love with a substance like cocaine or alcohol, there is a sense of feeling complete and perfected. An experience of infinite power and of being “unstoppable.” Once the high is gone, however, there is no negotiation and, suddenly, significant constraints. The drug now demands enormous attention and time.⁠⠀ But…⁠⠀ There is a fire, a “high” that will burn stronger, brighter and give you that feeling/experience you seek, a sense complete wholeness and it will NEVER leave.⁠⠀ Step 2 ~ 12 Step Program⁠⠀ We came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to …

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Recover Yourself Interview

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Thank You @martinjon for having me on your show! Listen to the full episode at https://www.martinjon.com/podcast/episode/2214da4b/recover-yourself-with-martinjon-carmell-pelly⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀ Words from Martin👇⠀⠀ “The biggest problem in the world is that too many people are not living for their own passions. We’ve all been fooled by approval and attention. Addiction was an escape for us and once we find some clarity we have to look to ourselves and solve the issues that forced us to escape in the first place. ⠀⠀ Recovery is a long road but it doesn’t stop at “Recovering From.” If you want to see your recovery take root and be …

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Step 6

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“We were entirely ready to have God remove these defects of character”⠀ I don’t know about you but this one can feel pretty heavy and daunting at times. (I mean who are we without our defects )⠀ ⠀I trust in Gods timing and I trust that he chooses to reveal in His time because He knows when we are ready to go there. ⠀⠀ But guess what! ⠀⠀ I did not feel like going there and I was unaware that there was more. ⠀⠀ How many times have you felt like⠀⠀ “I already dealt with this!”⠀⠀ “I thought this was …

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