Self, Sobriety, and Success in Life

Attitude, Altruism, Attention Following on from our initial breakthrough, longer-term sobriety and a changed lifestyle requires new attitudes and actions, don’t you reckon? The Attitude relates to Self. How can I view myself differently to ensure new direction and possibilities? What has been so wrong with my attitude that has resulted in such destruction and […]

Being Sober Is Something You Learn How To Do.

I have a special privilege today to share an article and podcast from a very wonderful woman working with others in recovery. Her name is Belle and during the week I received this beautiful piece in my Gmail inbox – just like nearly every day since I became aware of Belle. Belle has a wonderful […]

Fast Way To Addiction Recovery – Three Days to Peace

Action for Addiction Recovery Part 1 Three frogs sat on a log. One decided to jump off. How many frogs are left on the log? The answer is three because without action everything remains the same. Well, let me clarify. Consider that the world is always in movement. That is nothing remains the same..there are […]

“And Acceptance Is The Answer To All My Problems Today.

My Problems “And acceptance is the answer to all my problems today. When I am disturbed, It is because I find some person, place, thing, situation — Some fact of my life — unacceptable to me, And I can find no serenity until I accept That person, place, thing, or situation As being exactly the […]

12 Steps of Recovery in The 21st Century

In The Beginning A.A. had its beginnings in 1935 at Akron, Ohio, as the outcome of a meeting between Bill Wilson, a New York stockbroker, and Dr. Bob Smith, an Akron surgeon. Both had been hopeless alcoholics. Prior to that time, Bill and Dr. Bob had each been in contact with the Oxford Group, a […]

3 Ways You Can Gain Incredible Acceptance: Part 1

What do I have to accept Depending on your current age and the developmental stage you are at right now, the acceptance idea will vary. Boys need to become men, just as girls become women. It is said that alcoholics just maintain the maturity of a person the same as when the alcoholic began drinking. […]