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My pal, Chuck Horn memorial

If you didn’t know Chuck and you have come across this writing, excuse me. Chuck died suddenly. Just shy of 60 years of age, he had struggled with addiction for several years. 2,068 more words

Day 90 – Thursday August 28, 2014

Prayer: The steps have freed me from regrets over my past. Today, I look forward to my new life in recovery.

I wake up once again feeling sad and heavy. 1,201 more words


Day 89 – Wednesday August 27, 2014

Prayer: I can disarm the secrets in my life by sharing them with one human being.

I wake up in a funk and try to shake it off. 1,184 more words


Day 88 – Tuesday August 26, 2014

Prayer: I will choose life by choosing recovery. I will take care of myself.

I’m not sure if it’s the fact that I’m doing my Step 4, or if it’s my low testosterone levels that are making me feel constantly exhausted. 1,439 more words


Day 87 – Monday August 25, 2014

Prayer: I will remember to review my day. If I have harmed another, I will make amends. I will think about how I can act differently. 1,248 more words


Day 86 – Sunday August 24, 2014

Prayer: I will take advantage of the opportunity to reclaim my life.

I wake up and read the daily prayer. I think about the process of reclaiming and how the program has really helped me so far. 1,227 more words


Day 85 – Saturday August 23, 2014

Prayer: I will surrender my expectations, look to my Higher Power for guidance, and accept life.

I thought that last night would be a good night to start weaning myself off the Zopiclone. 622 more words