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    On Jun 1, 2020 Barbara wrote:

    Over 20 years ago I was dealing with my son's heroin addiction and the ripples of discord and dysfunction through out my entire family. I truly believed I would never escape the pain and believed my son would die. My therapist encouraged me to go to grad school to follow my dream of becoming a therapist. With much fear I proceeded and eventually became a clinicalsocial worker helping others in cultivating self awareness and resilience. My son eventually recovered and is now a director in an international private school.

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    On Aug 10, 2021 RR wrote:

    Thank you so much for this.
    I have a similar problem with my son and seeing your message gives me hope. The poem is a very powerful metaphor of the best way to approach life.
    To not dwell on regrets, but to keep looking ahead with courage and resilience.

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    On Sep 2, 2021 megha butte wrote:

    so happy for you and your son .

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