I would rather walk with the broken! I may admire them and try to be friendly and make new friends but will not worship the ground you walk on.

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Sometimes we all need space away from people that can be difficult and think there saints. It's time to see the light.

Detachment for Surviving Addiction

Detachment is about shifting the focus from the alcoholic - or person you are trying to change back to you. You are the only person you can control. For more help, click the image to read more.

Timber Hawkeye

You can't calm the storm. so stop trying. What you can do is calm yourself. The storm will pass.

April 11, 2017 - Readings in Recovery: Step by Step

Step by Step Friday, Aug. 2017 "I had to hide, as a great many people in AA have had to do. I did my hiding in the hampers and in .

Have compassion for those who are suffering - because addicts truly are living in hell and just need a compassionate helping hand to make it out. Yes, they hurt other people - but it's because they are hurting so badly themselves.

I've lost people I loved to addictions. One thing I know is that I never hated them, I hated their behaviour, i hated their pain and wounds that drove that behaviour. but I never hated them. I loved them deeply.