I know you probably have a driving license but do you know how to drive a baby buggy?…….You tickle it’s little feet. I love word play.The suggested closing for an anon-anon meeting that goes There is no heartache that can’t be lessened… Since I enjoy word play so I make a small change in lessened . … More Making Pain Work For Me
The last few days I have been having a consistent and deeply rooted sense of fear. The fear is not attached to any specific issue.The problem with it being a floating fear is that then it attaches to anything I happen to think about. If I am thinking about money it attaches to money then … More A Fear Based Perspective
One of the most motivating ideas I have had in my entire life was I did not want to be mentally ill like my parents. I have tried to be aware of my own thinking so I could observe whether the thoughts I was having resulted in me having an increasing sense of well being, … More Forces That Have Shaped Me.
Grace Conquers Rage…..I have known her for two or three years now. We are in the same recovery program so we have gotten to know each other fairly intimately because we have heard each other share many times. Also we have had a number of good conversations together. She is a well educated professional, has … More Powerful Grace Defeats Rage
The first word of the steps is “We. Counting words like we, ours and steps in which “we” is implied there are more than we ideas per step. I found the steps before I found my program. Working the steps by myself improved my thinking but did not touch my emotions. I think of Jesus … More Community
When I was in basic training for the US Army I received some good advice from a training sergeant. He said “Never let this bother army you” For a second I heard it the other way around like he was saying “Never let the Army bother you.” That is good advice too but he was … More Funny US Army
One of the most Biblically defining scriptures is found in I John. Those words are “”God is Love” . The construction used in this verse is reversible.For example, “H2o = Water’ can be reversed into “Water =H2o” Therefore, “God is Love” can be reversed into “Love is God”. When I went to my first AA … More Three Little Words