The other day a woman left a comment here on Brave Girl about being stuck in her addiction. She wrote, You girls are all talking about breakthroughs and hope and peace. I want that too. But, I’m trapped in this web of booze and lies…and I can’t seem to get out. You say surrender. Yeah? How?
I can’t tell you how many times I wondered the same thing during my twelve-year battle with alcohol. It made absolutely no sense to me that I could choose to surrender, desperately wanted to surrender, but simply couldn’t pull it off. At least not all of me…
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P.S. Here’s another post that relates strongly to this one and might help add to the confusion around surrender.