Archives for May, 2014
Getting pulled in all different directions, putting out fires, dealing with one problem after another—pretty soon the day is gone. Many of us can’t find time to work on our own growth and recovery because obligations, decisions, and all kinds of distractions crowd into our awareness and fill up our time before we know it.
We often hear two conflicting messages about the painful events of the past. Treatment for addiction and psychological problems involves remembering working through hurtful experiences. At the same time it seems as if growth and change involve letting go of the past; forgiving, forgetting and moving on.