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Pretty Purple Flowers

When you send out real love, real love will return to you.  —Florence Scovel Shinn—  Real love is selfless love. It expects nothing in return. It is not conditional. It doesn’t keep score. It is too seldom given. Many of us came into the program hurting, feeling unloved, looking desperately for love, unable to love […]

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Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

I no longer refuse to do anything because I cannot do it to perfection. Many of us alcoholics use the excuse of not being able to do something perfectly to enable us to do nothing at all. We pretend to be perfectionists. We are good at telling people how a thing should be done, but […]

Keep it Simple <!--112321-->

Let me listen to me and not to them. —Gertrude Stein— Often we try to please everyone around us. But this may not make us happy, and so we get angry. We feel taken advantage of. We may be kind to others, but first we must love ourselves. How? By learning to listen to ourselves. […]

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Butterfly On A Pink Flower

HOLD YOUR FACE TO THE LIGHT Believe more deeply. Hold your face up to the Light, even though for the moment you do not see. AS BILL SEES IT, p. 3 One Sunday in October, during my morning meditation, I glanced out the window at the ash tree in our front yard. At once I […]

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🌺Good morning to you Lovely LADY  and Fabulous Friend ❗ 🌅👭 …What a Beautiful day We Are in, for as long as we have no expectations and leave our fears far behind us, The sun will shine no matter what…🌈🌞…But when we get caught up in our expectations of people, places, things and situations… they […]

Promise of a new Day <!--112321-->

A man that studieth revenge keep his own wounds green. —Francis Bacon— Our progress along the path of human growth is measurable by the exercise we encourage of our forgiving spirit. Each time we harbor a resentment towards another, we block our own growth. Preoccupation with a troublesome situation or person prevents our responding to […]