My own journey

"I'm a recovering drug addict and have learned to accept my own journey. I looked at someone else's successes and would get disappointed when I didn't live up to them. Once I realized I was still using addictive behaviors, just not with drugs, I was able to be real with myself. I'm now 2 years … Continue reading My own journey

Humility vs Self-degradation 

"I always thought that my total disregard for my value as a human was me being super humble. I didn’t see how unhealthy it was. Now that I am in active recovery from my addiction, eating disorder, and depression, I have gained so much self-respect. I show myself more grace that I ever have, because … Continue reading Humility vs Self-degradation 

Addictive behaviors 

​It's so hard to keep this one in check. I find something that fascinates me and I try to learn everything I can about it. Sometimes to the point where it's harmful to myself (cutting out certain foods, not sleeping due to researching, etc...) Balance will always be my struggle. I get fixated and don't … Continue reading Addictive behaviors