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A shaman's guide to seeing off Al, the Alcohol Demon

by Ishtar Babilu Dingir

This is some timely guidance about how to deal with my old friend Al, the Alcohol Demon, as Christmas is coming earlier and earlier every year now, and ye olde traditional office party season will soon be upon us. 845 more words


12-18-14 Selfish in Sobriety

I received a call last week from the wife of a person who asked me to sponsor him a few weeks ago. We never started working together however apparently my number was given to her as he walked out the house in a drunken rage. 220 more words


The Gift of Bill

I attended my home group tonight – like most Wednesday nights. Tonight we were on Step 11 and had a great lead and some great follow-up call ups to make for a great meeting. 923 more words


Still here

I apologize for neglecting this blog, I’ve been so busy it’s not even funny.

I don’t have anything profound to say. I’ve been going through a difficult time in my life. 94 more words

12 Step

Day 1 of Sobriety

I have made the decision to turn my will and my life over to the care of God as I understand Her.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Treatment centre gives addicts a Fresh Start

Twelve steps lead to the front door of Calgary’s Fresh Start Recovery Centre, where the top of the stairs bears the words, “You are no longer alone — welcome home.” 644 more words

Local News

Devoid of ALL pleasure: Sex and Alcohol

I am grumpy. I am bitter. I am annoyed. I am all the negative things that makes someone seemingly very, very ugly. And believe me, I feel… 677 more words