January 31, 2019

Where Are YOUR Roots?

Where Are YOUR Roots?   It never ceases to amaze me how much the world around us reflects spiritual truths found in our daily lives. Some […]
January 31, 2019

Julian’s Story

My story starts out pretty simple. I had a really good childhood growing up in Knoxville, TN. My mother worked to support me and my sister […]
January 15, 2019

It’s hard to hope for a rainbow while struggling to survive the storm.

It’s said that addiction isn’t just the problem of an addict, but that it is also a family problem. Several years ago, I watched my college-aged […]
December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)    Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma […]
December 6, 2018

I have regained the trust that I lost so long ago. 

My name is Angie and I’m an alcoholic.  My story starts like many.  I grew up in a lower-class family.  I am the oldest of four […]
February 28, 2017

From Hell To Heaven: Crystal Meth

I came to the Watershed on 12/30/2016.  I claim my sobriety date as 12/31/2016 as that was my first day without drugs or alcohol.  What brought […]
June 20, 2016

Jails, Institutions, but not Death

My sobriety date is 10/7/2015 and I am a .6 at The Shed (The Watershed). I am 24 years old and from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I first […]
June 14, 2016

Broken Is An Understatement

Broken is an understatement, shattered seemed to be closer to where i was mentally, spiritually, financially, and continued into breaking apart my life and family. The […]