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Turning It Over

She found that if she trusted her higher power, things would get sorted out

I sobered up on December 25, 2010. At three months sober, I moved from Florida to my hometown of Rapid City, South Dakota. I messed up my life up badly.

I had blown my subsidized housing, lost my food stamps, and was living in a women's shelter. While there, all my identity was stolen. It took me months to clear that up.

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