"The life I was living...I never want to go back to it. Never."
"You've got to have hope and a will to live, or else you'll die. If you don't have hope in yourself, you're just gonna wither away."
"I've learned to change my attitude. That's what's made a difference."
"I don't want to be the person I used to be."
"Staying active and participating in all that Mariners Inn has to offer has really helped me overcome."
"This is about understanding and knowing who I am."