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Let Me Tell You...

I tell people a lot of things. I tell them what I think, what I want, what I need, what they should think, what they should want and what they need. 469 more words

I Feel Like I am Being Watched

I have to admit, that for a long time my view of God was that of a cranky old man looking down at me with disapproving eyes and a furrowed brow wondering just how stupid I could be. 426 more words

BG Daily Post -- Aug 17, 2017

August 17 – Eye Opener (1950)

As startling as this may sound to some members, AA has no first-, second- or third-class memberships. A sober member is in good standing if he has been dry for twenty-four hours or twenty-four months.

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Daily Recovery Readings

Why is Life so Hard?

I don’t want to write today. I am tired and the words are just not there. Every day I see the same struggle before me and it never goes away. 917 more words

Life as a Knucklehead

It is hard for me to imagine, at times, living life as the knucklehead I once was.  I was nearly completely disabled by my infirmities but yet I pressed on, believing that somehow I would become more powerful than a locomotive, faster than a speeding bullet and able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. 428 more words

BG Daily Post -- Aug 16, 2017

August 16 – Eye Opener (1950)

The older some of us get in AA, the more we notice a tendency on our part to become a little bit less tolerant, a little less understanding in our relationship with the man still having trouble.

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Alcoholism

Confusion

The French sub/switch has been messaging me.

Yes, the one who wanted to be my slave, and when I said Friday was the only night I could make then just sent me the odd Bonjour (rose emoji) over the weekend and then wondered why I wasn’t interested. 437 more words