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Published February 2014.

The Wild Adventure

Life was a lot fuller when she began living in the solution and not the problem

When I was growing up, I had a deep need to be seen. A need to be loved more than what you were already giving me. A need to be a part of a group that would fulfill and satisfy my craving for excitement and wild adventure.

You hear people at meetings talk about feeling different. I identified with that feeling. I never really understood why.

-- Bridget R.

Des Moines, Iowa

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