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April 22, 2018 - Readings in Recovery: A Day at a Time

A Day at a Time

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Reflection for the Day

As I attend meetings of The Program, my eyes open wider and wider. 131 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

April 22, 2018 - Readings in Recovery: Twenty-Four Hours a Day

Twenty-Four Hours a Day

Sunday, April 22, 2018

AA Thought for the Day

People believe in AA when they see it work. An actual demonstration is what convinces them. 197 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

April 22, 2018 - Readings in Recovery: Step by Step

Step by Step

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Today, stop running from regret, shame, guilt, loss and all other anguish that my drinking caused. I must  come to terms and reconciliation with all of it. 164 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

April 22, 2018 - Readings in Recovery: The Eye Opener

The Eye Opener

Sunday, April 22, 2018

When we take the first drink, we invite the dead certainty of physical illness, untold sorrows, shame and degradation. 99 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

Week Recap

Another week passed by, 44.8km logged and April is almost over.

First signs of the winter are on the horizon, I used a chilly morning to break my 10k PR (47:39). 107 more words

Runner

NaPoWriMo 2018, Day 21: To Narcissus (With Video!)

What a timely and fitting prompt from NaPoWriMo today!  The invitation is to play with the myth of Narcissus in some way. I’ve always loved Greek mythology, and the tale of Narcissus alway struck me as sad—dying of unrequited love of self.   488 more words

Poetry

Yes, There is More to Me Than My Illness

As I was scrolling through all my old posts the other day I realized that my blog is somewhat, well, depressing.

I talk a lot about my struggles and the ways in which they impact my life. 332 more words

Eating Disorder