Understanding The Character Traits That Drive Our Addiction, Part II


By Linville M Meadows

Original Source: thefix.com

The Emptiness Inside, Denial, and Pursuit of the Material World

The emptiness inside

Hidden deep within each of us is a terrible emptiness.  A yearning gnawing feeling, a craving that never leaves us.  It is the hole that can never be filled.  Normally, it is filled from the inside, by the spirituality of our Higher Power.  Wandering endlessly in our addiction, we had no Higher Power to turn to.  Never comfortable in any situation, we were uncomfortable in our own skin.

Empty inside, we turned to the outside world for…click here to continue reading