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movingforward2017

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06.11.2017

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Young CG compelled to leave it in the past. 

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04-03-2018 1 week GF, I’ve taken out a £500 pound payday loan and I’m not going to gamble a single penny o…
03-03-2018 “Play for long enough, the house takes you” - Apt quote from Ocean’s Eleven.  Strange how we …
03-03-2018 Hi Fresh Start I enjoyed reading your post, you seem determined to get through this and I believe yo…
03-03-2018 You just have to accept that you’ve lost and can’t ever win in any sort of rematch. Something th…
02-03-2018 Good lad, hope you have a blast on the stag man  …
01-03-2018 Like sjw outlined the ‘wins’ only ever add fuel to the fire and set you up for a bigger fall fur…
01-03-2018 Quick check in for day 3, feeling a strange sense on serenity today. Thinkng and sending strength to…
28-02-2018 Stay strong Lulu, everyday is a struggle in early days of recovery. I know from experience that thin…
27-02-2018 I know certain people won’t agree with your post above but I certainly do. When we gamble we ultim…
27-02-2018 I’m 22 and I’ve betted on sports for four years. Probability will catch up with us all. The only…
27-02-2018 I’ve padlocked the door with permanent self exclusion from every online bookmaker I’ve ever used…
26-02-2018 Great post, starting to realise how easy it is to get wrapped up in the details of your own nightmar…
26-02-2018 Can I check in to the challenge please? I was clean for the entirety of 2018 (70 days) but lost my j…
26-02-2018 Hi Torn It’s never been roulette or the casino for me but sports. Reading through your story thoug…
08-01-2018 Hi N I’m 22 and absolutely skint post Christmas, like you I could’ve had many thousands tucked a…
24-12-2017 Checking in 8 days GF, wishing you all a very merry Christmas x …
20-12-2017 Day 4 GF, had fleeting thoughts about gambling this morning but batted them away. Actually had quite…
19-12-2017 That was a great read, hoping to see you check back in sometime Rich.  …
19-12-2017 I believe in you LH, rooting for you all the way. Things will start to look up if you allow them to.…
19-12-2017 There are hundreds and thousands of people caught in that very cycle you describe Rita, probably eve…
19-12-2017 Day 3 GF and it’s been a very long one. I could be at work feeling positive about adding to my ear…
19-12-2017 Hi Rachy  I’m in a similar situation to your own in regards to intermittent relapses. My last rel…
19-12-2017 Well done Morga, reading that brought a smile to my face. Wake up and be happy and proud of the fact…
18-12-2017 Hi Mike It seems very clear to me that there is a correlation between depression and compulsive gamb…
18-12-2017 Just read a line out of Allen Carr’s the easy way preview on google books. “Gambling becomes a p…
18-12-2017 Thanks for your thorough reply Jackson, it’s great to read other people’s insights and experienc…
18-12-2017 [quote=Morga]Hi LH, I'm new to this forum as well I don't know how to post a topic or create one...w…
18-12-2017 It’s never been slots for me personally. I used to stupidly believe I was better than somebody who…
18-12-2017 Great post Tara, I’ll try to respond in greater detail once I’ve got through this Monday. From h…
18-12-2017 Very inspiring, thank-you for posting. Wishing you all the best in the lead up to the new year, we C…
17-12-2017 Wishing you all the best in your recovery LH. We can get through this and will be better people for …
17-12-2017 It’s mad how at multiple intervals I could of moved on and started building towards a brighter GF …
17-12-2017 Thanks LH, I’m going to do exactly what you suggest and dust myself off, hopefully for the last ti…
16-12-2017 Very inspiring reading your story Jackson. You should feel proud of the progress you’ve made. I’…
16-12-2017 Relapsed again and so fed up of doing this to myself. I've noticed I almost always gamble when feel…
16-12-2017 The anxiety and low self esteem are almost certainly linked in my case. When gambling I can escape/e…
16-12-2017 I messed up and slipped back into my old ways over the course of the weekend. I’ve let you guys an…
01-12-2017 Checking in, in good spirits  …
29-11-2017 How are things YL? I came to see how things were going for you and was amazed that you relapsed but …
29-11-2017 Good post, in the past few years I’ve always returned to gambling once the pain of a big loss fade…
29-11-2017 4 days GF, still experiencing urges but determined not to slip up again. I’ve self excluded from t…
27-11-2017 I’d like to join you all on this gamble free journey into the new year and long beyond if I may. T…
26-11-2017 Hi CM3 Your story has many similarities to my own. Seems like we both gamble for the escapism elemen…
26-11-2017 Hello all, I hope you’re all well  I made it to 22 days without a bet but relapsed this weekend a…
10-11-2017 Are you just going to gamble your pay check away? It saddens me if that’s the case. If you still h…
10-11-2017 I took a moment outside in the garden just now to reminisce after finishing work for the week. I fin…
10-11-2017 You are definitely not alone Melonade and I’m surprised to hear Christmas isn’t a big deal to yo…
09-11-2017 I was also thinking today about how betting companies congratulate us every time we “win” in so…
09-11-2017 Really inspirational reading through your diary sjw and appreciate your post on mine amigo. Let’s …
09-11-2017 Not rambling Melonade, very interesting post. I never suffered with slots, casino or flashy light ga…

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