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Reflections - Keep Coming Back

Today is my 3rd anniversary of joining NAR-ANON. Every year I learn more about myself and how the program works. I came broken, I put blame on the addict whilst refusing to think that I had done anything wrong. 367 more words

On bitter pills (or 15 days to Step One)

I don’t wanna. I know I need to, but I don’t wanna. 483 more words

A Gentle Path

2 April 2016

I’ve been reading a library copy of “A Gentle Path Through the Twelve Steps” on my Overdrive phone app.  Great book, and I’ve been focusing on Step One, 416 more words


A very good place to start...

In writing my thoughts surrounding recovery, along with my struggles and trials, it has recently occurred to me that I may wish to touch upon how each step has related to my recovery in some way and introduce those less familiar with the steps. 532 more words



Entertainment? Enjoyment? Giving your friends a new to mock you about instead of that weird social pas from last week?

Well, that last part is true at least.

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On time dilation (or 22 days to Step One)

I find it hard to believe that I’ve been studying for two weeks. Time seems to move differently during Step Prep. Day after day, each morning I wake up to my alarm, my partner makes coffee, and it feels the same. 481 more words