Other people’s opinions are none of my business. Since learning to live in recovery, I have accepted the truth of this, but it wasn’t easy. I sacrificed many pages and bytes, much ink, graphite, and finger taps to journaling on my path to acceptance and gratitude. I eat foods and amounts that are nutritious for my body. I move and rest to keep my metabolism healthy. I let go of resentment or stand up for myself to keep me in balance. These are hard lessons, every one! I am acquiring the willingness and patience to keep learning them daily, sometimes

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