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On Alcoholic Denial

The greater our honesty, the more life is worth

Alcohol has never been de-throned in my family. Throughout his life, my father clung persistently to the conviction that alcohol opened a portal to happiness. 1,139 more words


Powerlessness is Not Weakness

Until we accept that we are powerless, we do not stand a chance. When I first heard this said in the rooms, I honestly thought this meant I was weak and incapable. 193 more words


Endigar 496 ~ Anonymous Gifts of Kindness

From Today’s Daily Reflections;

As active alcoholics we were always looking for a handout in one way or another.   (The Twelve Traditions Illustrated, page 14) 112 more words

Day 3

I woke up with a hangover this morning, not a great big deal, but a definite headache and sense of dizziness. i havent had a drink since i tarted writing this blog, i have only been drinking water a fruit juice since friday night, and yet i still woke up feeling like this. 541 more words


Living a Double Life

I’m writing you from my sleeping bag under a tarp shelter at base camp. It’s midnight and all my students have gone to sleep and I’m awake with quite a heavy load on my mind. 561 more words

I will never be popular, because I don't drink.

I stopped drinking alcohol years ago. I don’t even remember the last drink I had.

I just realized I really didn’t like myself when I drank. 1,207 more words

monticello h/motel in #HOTELHELL

so this is another show that i wasn’t able to watch the 1st epi (season premiere) last wk so i’m really sorry, but i hope to be able to watch it somehow sometime… as GR fans know, he’s quit his ‘kitchen nightmares’ show so now it’s MC, HK, MCjr, and HH left on fox so i hope this show has a YRS long run :) GR goes to failing hotels and motels and B&B’s and does all he can to save it from closing down, while also acting as a counselor to the troubled owners and employees lol… this time he’s helping the monticello hotel that’s covered in patriotic american flags and such and has a lil motel next to it? 748 more words