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I Was My Own Worst Stigma!

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I Was My Own Worst Stigma!

My substance use started off in my early youth, a young age, and continued until around the end of my youth and early adulthood. So, it’s safe to say that I got clean at a young age too, which is great, but left me with a lot to learn. But, that doesn’t take away from the fact that I did some really terrible things during my active addiction. Some of those things that I did, specifically a name-calling judgmental attitude, were because I felt that I didn’t know any better, while my parents would argue that they raised me differently...

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Breaking the Torture Behind Stigmas

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Breaking the Torture Behind Stigmas

Last night I was having a conversation with my fiancee about the way people look at the world, at each other, and at themselves. We discussed, among other things, how I could find my way despite the stigmas that exist out there in the “real” world. I’ve always had this sort-of genuine look upon said world–which ...

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