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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Hope, Disaster, Addiction, and Recovery: My Hero’s Adventure

Death One single tear rides over my left cheek as I peer down the path to the chapel where my brother David lay in his coffin awaiting the final goodbye. I’m leaning against the western orange-brick wall of my Year One Classroom during recess whilst other children play noisily their games of childhood and joviality. […]

How 6 Words Will Change Your Addicted Life Around…Forever

If you are looking for an alcoholism definition you won’t find it here. After 12 plus years of meetings, reading, and praying I am yet to find it. Is alcoholism a disease? I don’t know. I love all the Dr. Gabor Mate says about the feelings of addicts and the trauma that seems to cause […]