Addiction Story #16, Sweet Pea: Big Bowl of Popcorn Doesn’t Ease the Pain

Yesterday, rather than face up to and work/pray through unease and unhappiness, I tried to fill the void with popcorn for dinner. It did not help. Here is #16, Sweet Pea, in my flower-titled series about sugar and overeating addiction.

Rosie O’Donnell and Meg Ryan (Becky and Annie) in “Sleepless in Seattle,” 1993. Note the popcorn bowl. Image from here.

At about 5:20 p.m. on Monday, I decided I would not/could not make do with the baked salmon and…