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Coffee Beans and Me

This next post is going to break from my “norm” here, so to speak. It’s going to be just a little less serious because, let’s face it, on this 18th day of January; we all could use a little light-heartedness. 895 more words

Addicted to Resentment: A Recovery Story.

I’m drunk already – just took a tiny spin over to FB.  It only takes a tiny sip of contact with the mean-assed comments to get me started.   1,472 more words

12 Steps

Non 12 Steps to Recovery

Science of Addiction: Genetics and the Brain

Non 12 step rehab programs are becoming more popular in modern day society. The traditional 12 steps programs that are generally used in a lot of drug and alcohol recovery facilities. 430 more words

Recovery

"The journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step." - Lao Tzu

The first step in any endeavor is always the most difficult.

For some the fear of failure keeps us stuck where we are and trying to find the courage to begin often becomes paralyzing. 685 more words

...does it need to be said, does it need to be said now and does it need to be said by me?

This morning I wanted to open the email flood gates and let loose my manifesto of what my work environment should be…too much of this, not enough of that, why can’t we do things this way, that’s dumb because it wasn’t my idea and ME, ME, ME, to my boss. 244 more words

Recovery

Doesn't Matter Where I Begin as long as I end up Journeying

Every image I create has a story and context. Composed with layers of a codex that existed within me long before I was birthed. The story, or purpose, most times is revealed to me long after I painted it. 1,051 more words

Wellness

Today I Choose...

This post is inspired from a divotional we read during my step meeting a few days ago and it’s also inspired by the work I’ve done in step study. 563 more words

My Truth