Posts by ZenSharonW

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  • One Year Anniversary…

    I wanted to take the time to share with all of you about my past year.  My name is Sharon.  I attended SAFE during October/November of 2007.  My last injury occurred before entering the program in late September.  I have officially reached my one year anniversary of graduating SAFE. There have been many complications, set-backs,…

  • Reaching Out…

    All, I hate the fact that I even have to post this friggin’ message.  I graduated from SAFE (twice, actually).  I was in Chicago in 2002 and TX in 2007.  I went back for a little bit of relapse prevention.  I have been safe and SI free since my admission in October.  (September was my…

  • Music File to Listen to

    I don’t know if this post will work or not.  I do not know if this kind of post is ‘permissable’ on this site.  I guess that it is worth a try.  My sister asked me to listen to this song.  It is by a woman named Britt Nicole.  The song is titled “When She…

  • How quickly life (and moods) change…

    I am not sure how to begin.  It pains me to even have to post this.  However, it is not a sign of weakness that one asks for help (or so I have been told….) All has been well since I came home from SAFE in November.  There have been many obstacles and challenges.  I…

  • The Package Has Been Mailed!

    Matt,  Your package has been sent via the wonderful US Post Office.  I must say that the federal government has most obviously instituted a new policy:  all postal employees at the Wilmington, OH facility must be impaired in some obvious intellectual fashion.  I say this because the ‘older gentleman’ at the counter was not exactly…