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The Meeting -- Part 2 of ???

You can find the first part of this story, which is fiction, but educated by my real life experiences, lower in my posts.  Eventually I will compile them into their own page. 510 more words


This is Life in Color

I created a new word today with a little help from my counselor….”Kaleidoscopic”. Each day in rehab, we go around the group and describe how we are feeling that day. 492 more words

12 Steps

The deserved drink

I think I’m starting to sense a theme for my blog (does 2 posts constitute a theme?). Since I stopped drinking alcohol 47 days ago, my sobriety has renewed my passion for self expression and blogging. 398 more words

Meditation Hesitation

This is how my Friday night tends to go.

Me: “What’s the meeting topic tonight?”

Him: “Meditation.”

Me: “Awww, man. Let’s just skip.”

Three hours later… … 760 more words


October 18, 2014 (this day)

It is so hard to photograph black animals!  This picture from last year’s getaway sent me down the road of thinking about the year.  Last year, we probably exposed the dog to the ticks that gave her Lyme’s.  534 more words

Alcoholics Anonymous

Run With Endurance

I received a word from the Lord that I believe is a message for a lot of us. He said Hebrews 12:1 says, “run the race with endurance, not speed.” … 170 more words


Is AA a Cult?

I had a casual conversation last week with a guy who had five days. The new man was questioning whether or not AA was a cult. 608 more words