What are defense mechanisms? Defense mechanisms are used in psychology to describe our unconscious methods of dealing with anxiety, fear, and stress. Everyone uses them, not just addicts, and they…
Drug Addiction Sucks
Jails, institutions, or death, they say? F*ck that. It's time to recover.
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You Are Not Alone In This Journey
We’ve all felt like we don’t belong in this world, unloved, unwanted, or just like a total misfit and that noone understands us. That’s a lie that society has made us believe – you are not alone. You can have a tribe of people that have your back – join us – we’re here for you.
Hi, I'm Angel.
After a lifelong battle with addiction and a final rock-bottom, I finally got on the road to recovery from my dependency on drugs and alcohol in 2016.
It’s been full of ups and downs, but one thing I’ve learned is how to stay sober, so I’m compelled to share my journey with you. This journey has taught me how to love myself, which is a lot harder than it sounds, and I want to help other addicts do the same.
Most of all, I hope this blog brings someone HOPE, because change IS possible.
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“According to the 2021 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), an estimated 24.5 million Americans aged 12 or older (or 9.4% of the population) had used an illicit…