Each day a new Beginning <!--111721-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

I think happiness is like the effect on an audience (when acting), if you think of it all the time you will not get it, you must get lost in the part, lost in your purposes and let the effect be the criterion of your success.ย  —Joanna Field— Happiness is a gift that accompanies every […]

Promise of a new Day <!--111721-->

…be patient towards all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves like locked rooms and like books that are written in a foreign tongue. —Rainer Maria Rilke— We strive to know ourselves, yet we all have unsolved questions in our hearts. We don’t need to answer them to achieve […]

AA Thought for the Day <!--111721-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

Everyone has two personalities, a good and a bad. We are all dual personalities to some extent. When we were drinking, the bad personality was in control. We did things when we were drunk that we would never do when we were sober. When we sober up, we are different people. Then we wonder how […]

My Thought for the Day <!--111721-->

๐ŸŒบGood Morning Beautiful, Creatively Loving Friend โ—โ—๐ŸŽจ๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿ’—ย  …We can start the day out with so many opportunities to share our Love and Joy…๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ˜ย  … But the wrong word or look from that specific person…๐Ÿ—ฃ๐Ÿ˜ตย ย  and all that we allow, can send our minds off into a frenzy of “WHO THE HELL DO YOU THINK YOU […]

Daily Reflections <!--111721-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

OVERCOMING LONELINESS Almost without exception, alcoholics are tortured by loneliness. Even before our drinking got bad and people began to cut us off, nearly all of us suffered the feeling that we didn’t quite belong. AS BILL SEES IT, p. 90 The agonies and the void that I often felt inside occur less and less […]

Keep it Simple <!--111721-->

Mishaps are like knives that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or the handle. —Herman Melville— We have hung on in hard times. We made it through our addiction. Some of us have lived through abuse. Weโ€™ve felt like our hearts were broken. But weโ€™ve proven we are […]