I’m either moving
toward a drink or a drug
or away from a drink or a drug.
It can feel like a tug of war.
They also say:
Drop the rope.
It’s important for me to remember
that any thought that makes me want to use
is a lethal thought.
If I find myself thinking something
that makes me want to use, drink,
or behave compulsively,
I have choices today.
I have tools:
(Did you know that scientific studies have shown
Aside from just making us happier.)
G is having a hard day and trying to do the next right thing, not always successfully.