4 Ways to End The Alcoholic Torture

4 Ways to End The Alcoholic Torture “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” —Gandhi   Die It is a fact that most alcoholics will die in their illness – that is, without recovering. According to ‘National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, June 2017’, 80,000 […]

My Story

I drank for 27 years from the ages of 14 to 42 before being so sick that my doctor told me I had 6 months to live and my girlfriend at the time, Cathy took me to AA. I was kicking and screaming and intellectually justifying and rationalizing. I was a fruitcake. I even read […]

5 Days To A Brand New Life

5 Days To A Brand New Life (you’ll get it whether you do this or not) If you have clicked on this story you may have been tempted by it’s alluring headline. If that is true then you have maybe opened articles like this before. Am I right? I have been working a lot over […]

2 Women Who Teach “You Are Love”

“The unexamined life is not worth living”. Socrates Self-esteem? Recently I have been impressed to challenge my concept of self-esteem versus self-worth. Here are some of the ideas written down and published in Medium for you to discuss, critique and contemplate. Self–esteem is what we think and feel and believe about ourselves. Self–worth is recognizing […]

Are You a Worthless Piece of Shit?

For years I have had something wrong with me. Maybe you do too. Low Self Worth For whatever reasons I did not believe I was worth a lot, and it’s taken me 55 years of naval gazing and alcoholic drinking to come to this conclusion. I am reading the ‘You Are Not Alone Guide’ by […]

Stop Scratching Scabies with Darren Hardy and Pema Chodron

Scabies is an irritation that scratching makes worse. Alcoholism is like an irresistible urge that drinking makes worse. During an unusual but stimulating start to my day today, I had the pleasure of inviting two ‘greats’ into my home and mind. At 5.00 am local time I had a webinar (sales pitch) from Darren Hardy […]