Recovering from meth
I started using meth at age 12 I never felt comfortable with myself started it trying to fit in then before I knew it I was so addicted I couldnt stop I always put myself in bad postions trying to get that next high I have been raped multiple times each time. I buried myself in my addiction more. I lost my father in 2004 and I took it hard I nevet greived him I just stayed high I did alot of things im not proud of to get high I would steal from the people I love to get drugs I would have sex with people I didnt like so they would get me high. When I was 18 I lost one of my bestfriends he accident shot himself when he was high I just got further in my addiction I have 4 kids i lost rights to my oldest 3 because of my addiction they got adopted out ive been to 9 rehabs and in 2010 I went to one rehab and I got raped there so I relapsed and kept getting high on feb 22nd 2011 I got busted went to jail found out I was pregant stayed in jail 45 days then got put in the drugcourt program when I had my baby they took her from me but I stayed sober I have not done any meth in almost 2 yrs feb 22 will be my two years and im about to get my daughter back and im going to school to be a paralegal ill gradurate in May. I lost the man I love on Jan 7 of this year and I stayed sober through it .Addicts can change im living proof of it what helped me stay sober and still helps me stay sober is I got saved and my god helps me stay sober daily life is so much better sober hope this story can help someone.
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