Because I Came Into These Rooms

  Because I came into these rooms… -I found people who understand me and my disease -I found a place where I am not judged, but rather loved unconditionally -I met an amazing sponsor and friend who is always there for me, and who reminds me that it’s okay to give...

Is It Too Late Now to Say Sorry?

Many people are familiar with the concept of alcoholics having to make amends. They may think it’s as simple as going around and apologizing to those people you somehow screwed over or offended (or worse) in your prime drinking days. Not exactly. I thought about how...

Sharing the Light

“And when you want to live, how do you start, where do you go, who do you need to know?” – The Smiths, The Boy with the Thorn in His Side. As you may have noticed by now, I’m very fond of quotes. I usually include at least one with every blog piece. My...

Extra! Extra! Drink All About It……

The news these days is nothing short of devastatingly depressing. The terror group ISIS is beheading innocent people and trying to instill fear and horror throughout the world. The deadly Ebola virus is spreading at an exponential rate. There is a terrible respiratory...

Weak Enough?

For some reason, things get a little slippery for me around anniversaries.  Many people have told me that they have the same issue. Not sure what it is.  I’m coming up on my two year anniversary on May 28th.  God willing,  I will have made it 730 days, one day...