I skipped Friday’s post, and I’ve felt guilty about it all weekend. A lot has been going on and I couldn’t bring myself to silence my anxiety long enough to sit still and write down what was going on in my head. 496 more words
Let me tell you about how I ended up in ACA (Adult Children of Alcoholics and other dysfunctional families). It’s a little embarrassing. And, like all good recovery stories, mine starts with a bottom. 1,030 more words
Here’s a picture from last week since I’ve been so MIA! Step studying is all consuming, but I’m hanging in there :) 46 days until my test date and I’m feeling pretty good – not good enough to take the test tomorrow, but that I will be able to handle it when the time comes!
As this will be the initial entry in this little experiment, and as the subjects at hand are substance abuse and recovery, and as the form of recovery with which I am most familiar is AA, let us begin with the first of the Twelve Steps. 765 more words