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Postby SitCom on Sat Oct 01, 2005 7:19 am

God work there Feeny :D
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Postby WoW_Widow on Sun Oct 02, 2005 12:09 am

Wow, is that what you were doing by the piano this whole time?
Good job!

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Postby Lyoness on Fri Dec 09, 2005 9:28 am

:clap :clap :clap Wow! Awesome list!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
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Postby Faeril on Thu Dec 22, 2005 12:47 pm

Great work, Feeny! :D
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Postby jen on Fri Jun 30, 2006 3:59 pm

hi there,

i'm new and wondered how to get permission to view posts in the 'sticky' section of this forum? my husband is an addicted gamer who wants to quit (i'm a member of eq widows) and we're looking for a forum where he can talk to people who are going through what he is/we are. i'll post more after he gets a chance to introduce himself but i feel like i've got a great support group and would rather he gets the chance to "be here first" if that makes any sense? I'm just 'scouting' today. thanks! jen
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Postby jen on Fri Jun 30, 2006 4:05 pm

hmmm, maybe i'm confused (not totally forum literate). it's this thread, "links to stories" i think i'm asking about...j
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Postby osprey on Fri Jun 30, 2006 6:39 pm

Hi Jen :wave

The Rehab Room is the place where gamers, current and former, discuss gaming and quitting strategies. It is a public forum; he can just register and have at it. Most folks make a post to the Introductions forum when they first come to GW, but he does not have to if he does not want to.
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Postby thefeeny on Fri Jun 30, 2006 10:41 pm

Unfortunately one of the problems with many of these "links to stories" is that they sit in other forums and many of us in the rehab room dont have permission to view them.

I have raised this with the moderators of these forums and hope to have the problem resolved.
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Postby jen on Tue Jul 04, 2006 12:43 pm

thanks for the info (and the hello :wave ). is it strange though that i can access some of the links in the first post of this thread but not all? the game theory links are blocked (tips etc) and only some of the intros but not all? i sent a pm to lyoness last week but haven't heard back yet...thanks, jen
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Postby Ruya on Tue Apr 10, 2007 2:32 pm

You can include my long, long post regarding my quit from WoW:
http://www.gamerwidow.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?p=9095
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Re: Links to Stories

Postby bloodwrath on Mon Apr 14, 2008 12:17 pm

Here is my story about quitting WoW.

viewtopic.php?f=27&t=2145
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Re: Links to Stories

Postby exgamerdotnet on Wed Sep 03, 2008 8:54 am

Here's a link to my story...

http://exgamer.net/blog/?p=106
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Re: Links to Stories

Postby 2ndHandRose on Sat Feb 13, 2010 8:23 pm

Hi all.

I hope this is the right place to put this. This is a link to my Gaming Addiction (and smoking, alcohol and Rx drug addiction) recovery story:

http://www.transformation.com/forum/recovery-food-smoking-drug-alcohol-addiction/17859-recovery-gaming-addiction.html

My forum name on t.com is MickyO.

I joined that community two years ago and just signed up for a new Challenge. It's a beautiful community and trolls are very quickly captured and carted away. =)

I hope you do check it out since there is support for any kind of addiction you can imagine. I found it extremely helpful, once I gave up WoW, to have a new focus and passion. My husband and son are still into it, so it's a bit tough but definitely doable.

If you do decide to join, please send me an email. I'll be very happy to answer any questions you may have. Feel free to email me here as well.

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Re: Links to Stories

Postby nationwide on Mon Mar 12, 2012 4:23 am

i'm new and considered how to get authorization to perspective content in the 'sticky' area of this forum? my partner is an dependent player who wants to stop (i'm a participant of eq widows) and we're looking for a message board where he can discuss to individuals who are going through what he is/we are. i'll publish more after he gets a opportunity to create himself but i experience like i've got an excellent assistance team and would rather he gets the opportunity to "be here first" if that creates any sense?
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Re: Links to Stories

Postby lanshan75 on Wed May 16, 2012 3:02 am

Hello,everybody,I am just a new member of this forum,I want to make more friends here,I hope you can like me.
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