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Shep72

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22.02.2016

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15-02-2018 ​Below is a poem I wrote over a year ago now. I would like to share it now as it shares many topic…
14-02-2018 Tornsoldier, The lows of gambling will always out weigh highs. The compulsion of gambling apart from…
14-02-2018 On a recent trip away I heard this song from the Kings of Leon “Walls” and loved it. When I read…
14-02-2018 Tornsoldier, If you have read your opening post, I advise reading it again. Why would you want to be…
14-02-2018 Well two years gamble free! It doesn’t feel much better, it’s just another normal day. However w…
12-02-2018 Sorry to hear of the heartache. It was never going to be easy. If there’s love they maybe hope. Wh…
12-02-2018 Alexs, Actually there is a point. You must find the reason for your slip. On the 9th Feb you posted …
12-02-2018 Agree, great opening post and Phil83 your words are also so true. Is a CG who gets caught out any di…
12-02-2018 Hi, Quite simple this one for me. The son should know. It is father's role of being the CG to tell h…
10-02-2018 Hi, Just turn up at your local GA meeting my friend. At mine I was greeted by one of the members and…
10-02-2018   Hi HolHol, Thank you for posting your very honest and detailed experience of a relationship with …
10-02-2018 Lea, If you are on your own then GA is a very good option. The meetings I attend don’t push the 12…
10-02-2018 Great words above from Lethe. The part about transparency is oh so true. Partners of CG’s cannot e…
10-02-2018 After the 12 sessions your husband should realise his triggers and see how gambling has taken him aw…
09-02-2018 Anony, Sorry to hear about another £700, I’m sorry to say this will continue happening until your…
08-02-2018 I got married in 2001 I enjoyed a bet. The wife knew that when she married me. I’d always enjoyed …
08-02-2018 On my first meeting at GA I remember being told “you can’t ever gamble again and that means play…
08-02-2018 Hi Abigail, From my experience, the early days of recovery are the easiest. When the mind is focused…
07-02-2018 Geordie, your opening post on this thread is a great read for anyone currently in addiction, startin…
07-02-2018 Checking in again been a while, still bet free and nearly two years down the line. Still attending w…
11-05-2017 All, I replied to the thread when i was 7 months free from gambling. I can proudly say I am now 15 m…
28-04-2017 Listening to a few Foo Fighter songs on YouTube the other night I came across a song I hadn't or can…
27-04-2017 Hi Lindsay, Sorry to read your opening post. As you'll probably know by now you're not alone with th…
27-04-2017 [quote=Shelley1971]Thanks Shep72. Its so hard. You feel determined then it all goes to pot again. I …
27-04-2017 m_york Hows things? Well I hope........ We are surrounded by gambling establishments, adverts, spons…
25-04-2017 Maybe, just maybe the problem of having to confirm you are not a robot is connected to browsing the …
25-04-2017 Hi Shelley, I read your posts on another thread yesterday. Welcome to the forum and I hope it works …
24-04-2017   Thank you for the positive comment on my post. Just to quote a paragraph from your reply..... "Bu…
24-04-2017 Sorry to have to post the following.... I understand the need to stop spam and hacking in this day a…
24-04-2017 I truely understand how you feel at this point. Realising you have a gambling addiction and need hel…
24-04-2017 Hi m_york, Yes! You've done right coming on here. Thank you for posting. Listen mate it's early days…
16-03-2017 Hi Mike, I really like your direction and thought process in recovery. When you read such great word…
14-03-2017 Great words and advice AussieMike. I have also taken positives from your post, thank you.  …
14-03-2017 Hi Dan, Great opening post. Some great strength in there with you openly facing up to your gambling …
13-03-2017 Hi guys, I'm still alive and well and remain gamble free. I still need my GA meetings and miss them …
15-02-2017 Hi Alexia, Welcome to the forum, hope you get time to update this thread on how you are doing. Gambl…
13-02-2017 Thank you guys. Wish you both the best on your road of recovery. I know GA meetings aren't for every…
13-02-2017 I can happily say I am 1 year gamble free! Nice feeling for me and a grat achievement. Yes, I will g…
07-02-2017 Hi Paul, If you are feeling positive which I can tell from your reply your already making great step…
07-02-2017 Hi, The title of your post is what made me reply. My story is in the diary section, on-line sportsbe…
06-02-2017 Hi Chickbok, Question for you my friend.... If you don't tell her now, when the $hit eventually does…
06-02-2017 Hi, Great words from Deano. I'm afraid telling the Mrs has to be done. That's when you'll be able to…
06-02-2017   Hi, Regarding this forum and GA meetings. The question I usually ask myself is what happens to th…
01-02-2017   Hi, There's plenty of pages about how to block and prevent yourself from Gambling. However from a…
01-02-2017 Hi PMW, Yes! I do hope you prove me wrong (and others).... On a lighter note I was a human sports fi…
31-01-2017 Hi Pwm101, I've read your posts and IMO you are one of the many people I have seen come through the …
30-01-2017 Hi Rupidoda, Some great words of advice from Joydivider above. Back to your post.... Yes you need to…
27-01-2017 Hi All, I'm still alive and gamble free. Looking forward to next month when (hopefully) I will be 1 …
26-12-2016 Hi, Thanks for posting on my diary page Xmas Eve. Just read you post above about the £50 withdrawal…
24-12-2016   Hi, Christmas Eve. I can confidently say now I will be gamble free this Christmas. This time last…

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