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What is the most important thing to do when you’re married to an addict?

Being Married to an Addict - What Can you Do

Being married to an addict is most certainly a kind of hell. It’s like riding on the child of a carousel and a roller coaster. You go up and down and around and around over and over again. Addiction is a disease—whether you classify it as a physical disease or a mental disorder—that is progressive. […]

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Why I Didn’t Post on Facebook About My Anniversary

This year marked my seventh wedding anniversary. It means that my husband and I have successfully avoided killing one another for over nine years. Normally, I’ll post something sweet on Facebook celebrating our anniversary. Those types of posts are rare. My husband and I don’t often say things over Facebook that we can’t just say […]

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Dear Husband

When Your Husband Struggles with Addiction

Dear husband, I want to tell you I’m angry. I want to say I’m disappointed. My heart hurts, and some days feel so long that it’s like two rolled into one. I’m lonely and tired and sad, so, so sad. I want to scream and stomp my feet in an epic toddler tantrum. You know […]

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