I want to thank my guest blogger MPJ from A Room of Mama’s Own for helping me out while I’m in Japan. She delivered this blog at the most opportune time possible, and in my next post I explain just how grateful I am. Thanks MPJ!
When The Discovering Alcoholic asked me to write a guest post about
what I hate about recovery blogs, I was stumped. After all, I love
blogging about recovery and I love reading recovery blogs.
My husband is a sex addict, and when I started blogging nearly two
years ago, I couldn’t find many people writing about sex addiction
codependency. I (with some typical negative self-talk) thought, “I
won’t fit in here. I won’t be able to relate to blogs about
codependency and addiction around alcohol and drugs, and those
bloggers won’t think sex addiction is a ‘real’ addiction, like the
ones they have to deal with. They’ll think my husband is just a jerk,
and addiction is just an excuse, and his recovery and mine are a
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