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 […]

“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. […]

Shame and the 8 Steps to Happiness

“You are Enough”, says Brene Brown, the world famous researcher, and Shameographer. “We all have Buddha-nature”, 14th Dalai Lama. “Now you are Christ’s body”, 1 Corinthians 12:27 Science, Buddha, and Christ You can listen on Stitcher HERE Above are three statements — the scientist, the Buddha, and Christianity agreeing in slightly different words on the oneness of humanity, […]