Bala, the host of the show establishes his understanding of strangers and recovery by various quotes and goes into details of his gambling addiction and how he relapsed back in time. He talks about why he failed to stay abstinent and how he started his recovery on August 10, 2021.
He admits that it’s fearful to talk about his past and about his plans for the future. He presents Strangers is Recovery podcast as a format to talk safely, freely, and with full honesty.
“I have a tremendous amount of shame. But now I just want to talk about it. This shame will never go away. I will have to work with it. But I want to talk. And I want to listen.”
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