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Back at the Beginningmic

So, in a nutshell, for the most part, this week fucking sucked.  Primarily because one event proved to be a huge upheaval in every other area, short of my performance at work which, I will admit, I think I was pretty on point at the office, especially Friday.   274 more words


When is a secret not a secret?

Addicts tend to live secret lives…. It is a great relief to get rid of all our secrets and to share the burden of our past.

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“To Go or Not to Go”

“Let us hold fast to the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who has promised is faithful. And let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good deeds, not neglecting to meet together… 832 more words


Our provisions team has been busy

We’re now collecting furniture and household provisions for our sponsored family, a task that is keeping our provisions co-leads (Bertha and Laurie) very busy. Thanks to Bertha Lopez and Laurie Chaffee Bent for all of their work fielding offers of furniture and arranging for pick-up and storage, and to our extended team of volunteers (including Bertha, Laurie, Andrew Harrison, Jay Mowat and Martin Rudd) for their help on moving days.   418 more words

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Say Hello to @ErnDope

He calls himself Swag Saint and in celebration of his official coming of age yesterday he dropped this joint “Sanjuta”.

Upon listening to the lyrics you’ll hear him talk about what he knows and what he experiences on a night out. 69 more words


In Conversation with Kai Barry

American filmmaker Kai Barry is the brains behind Rogue Agent, the gritty spy thriller that opened last year’s Raindance Film Festival and is now available to watch in cinemas. 1,695 more words