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Outlook

Zig Ziglar wrote in his book, See You At the Top,that attitude determines altitude. I certainly agree that attitude can make or break a man. It’s a choice, and one I have to make consciously. 285 more words

Recovery

Hey, Wanna Hang Out? No? Okay, Whew....

I met with my sponsor Sunday at my favorite coffee shop, the one where I write, read, and ponder life (not nearly as much as I’d like to…pesky work). 912 more words

Alcoholism

Giving Up

 ‘stuck in a moment and you can’t get out of it’- U2

Bono wrote that song for friend Micheal Hutchence, former lyricist and singer for INXS, who was tragically found dead of suicide in his motel in 1997. 271 more words

Recovery

Sunday 26th July

Today didn’t begin in a good way, spiritually or mentally, and there’s been awful weather around to match my mood. Rain fell from a grey sky and hit the windowpane loudly, waking me from an anxious slumber and setting me off on an emotionally wobbly day. 1,195 more words

Recovery

One Day At A Time

A moment

to choose life, the blessing

not the curse.

Kindness and breath,

Beautiful, clean, pure

and promises.

Love yourself and be.

Flowing,

river of peace and light.

One day at a time.

Recovery

Profound Personality Change

Is it possible to undergo a profound personality change when you’re all grown up?

I mean the kind of change where you recover some former part of yourself that you lost and you didn’t know was gone.  870 more words