Rewriting The Story Of My Addiction | Jo Harvey | TEDxUniversityofNevada

“It was amazing the pain I kept on perpetuating. … for those of you who think, ‘I would never do drugs’ … we use to start feeling something or to stop feeling something … when we don’t come from an environment that supports natural feelings of love and connection, we can use substances to manufacture those experiences. And just like somebody can take morphine to help with the pain of a broken leg, somebody else can drink to numb a broken heart. …

What story do you want to tell? We might not be able to control everything that happens to us but we can control the story we create about our lives.”