Merry Christmas

A Truly Merry Christmas…..Said by an Al-Anon member just before Christmas: “Someone should find Norman Rockwell’s body and put a stake through his heart.” My Christmas will not be what Rockwell says it should be. It will be what it is and within what it is there will be much for which I can be … More Merry Christmas

A Barking Dog

A wonderful friend of mine posted me a picture of her dog barking at himself. I laughed out loud because I could see myself BARKING insults of my self within my head. It really isn’t what I do not know that gets me in trouble. It is what I know perfectly well but do not … More A Barking Dog

Georgie Porgie

All my life people have quoted the old rhyme to me: “Georgie Porgie puddin’ pie Kissed the girls and made them cry. When the boys came out to play Georgie Porgie ran away. I have never minded people quoting that rhyme to me provided they understood the true meaning of the poem. Two points need … More Georgie Porgie

Dealing With Fear

Years ago, I came to a meeting with my mind dominated by fear. There was trouble between me and one of my daughters. I was very frightened about my financial future, I was furious at the Christian community. I was not yet used to not working. I missed the routine of a schedule and regular … More Dealing With Fear