Fear, uncertainty, apprehension, maybe even a touch of Imposter Syndrome were all coursing through my veins as I stepped into the first Alcoholics Anonymous meeting of my life. I wasn´t sure if I belonged there or if my 4 year abstinence from alcohol meant that I was not really an alcoholic.
The Path To Addiction Recovery
Although the path to addiction recovery seems like a simple, process, you very quickly find yourself down the rabbit hole, with no escape,
Coming Off Strattera
Coming off Strattera can be a roller-coaster ride. which will test you and cause you to grow. Strattera can be a stepping stone to a new life
Life After Strattera
Life after Strattera has not been easy but each day that passes I feel more positive and closer to finding the inner peace that I have spent my life searching for.
Overcoming Addiction: Your Deceptive Brain
Overcoming addiction is possible. It is not easy and it is not quick but it is possible. Chipping away at the false pleasures sets you free.
Removing Your Three Masks
First of all, I would like to apologise for abandoning the blog for such a long time. I was undergoing a lot of changes mentally and was really struggling to get anything done. I knew I had to just ride out the tough times, try to learn as much from it all, and emerge stronger... Continue Reading →
What´s It Like To Be Completely Sober?
What´s it like to be sober with ADHD? I take a mind altering substance each day (Strattera) - Atomoxetine which is a medication for ADHD
Confessions of a Grumpy Alcoholic Scot (Guest Article)
Read an honest account of the struggles caused by an addiction to alcohol. Lewis is a recovering alcoholic and tells his story in a witty way.
#9 Neophilia and the Fear of Failure
This post discusses the ridiculous fear of failure and the pressure to constantly achieve. It also speaks a about the struggles living with ADHD
#8 A New Addiction To Natural Highs
Life has been absolute chaos, danger, destruction, and impulsivity due to my medication having not yet taken full effect again.