- 176 pages
- Black & White
- 6.0 x 9.0 inches
- eBook (epub, mobi, pdf)
- 978-1-4602-4320-6 eBook
Addiction and recovery, Personal journey, Inspirational poems, Twelve-Step Program, Poetry memoir, Emotional healing, Self-help recovery
Addiction:The Light and the Dark
Poems in Recovery
I know my demons,
And I’ve met yours.
I don’t like your chances,
In this upcoming war.
All the pieces written for this book were conceived between March 2013 and January 2014. They are the Light and the Dark and all feelings in between.They are an expression of one addicts continuing journey in recovery. The poems contained in this book are inspired by people, places, things, vivid imagination and freed emotions. Hopefully, the reader will be able to relate to some of the pieces and find some type of inspiration and relief as they battle their own demons. Some poems will provide smiles and laughter. Some will provide words of wisdom or perhaps, make the reader shed a tear. While others may make the reader just scratch their head and wonder “Where in the hell did that brilliant idea come from?” Somewhere in this wonderful read , you will find that connection that you desperately need.
Dan is a recovering addict. He is a grateful member of both Narcotics Anonymous and Alcoholics Anonymous. This is his first book. He is stone cold sober. He has done some bad things, but is not a bad person. Dan has done some good things and just smiled and waved. He seeks to achieve a better quality of life by simply doing the next right thing. He has witnessed the wonder of birth, 3 times. He has found and lost love. Dan continues to work his recovery program one day at a time. The author is currently living in Newmarket, Ontario. He is a proud Canadian.
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