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Pretty Purple Flowers

It’s astonishing in this world how things don’t turn out at all the way you expect them to!  —Agatha Christie— Probably every day of our lives, a plan goes awry. Often we have counted heavily on a particular outcome. We generally assume we have all things under control and know exactly what’s best for us, […]

Keep it Simple <!--090822-->

I have an intense desire to return to the womb—Anybody’s !  —Woody Allen— Some days the world just doesn’t seem safe. Maybe a friend died and you are hurting. Maybe you argued with a loved one. You just want somebody to take care of you. You want to feel safe and warm. Turn to the […]

Daily Reflections <!--090822-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

“WE ASKED HIS PROTECTION” We asked His protection and care with complete abandon. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, p. 59 I could not manage life alone. I had tried that road and failed. My “ultimate sin” dragged me down to the lowest level I have ever reached and, unable even to function, I accepted the fact that I […]

My Thought for the Day <!--090822-->

💐Rise and Shine You Strong, Embolden, Precious Woman❗…💪💃👼…We are chosen to stand up and face our day with Enthusiasm and Courage…🕴🏃‍♀️👩‍✈️…It is human to have doubt and fear creep into our THOUGHTS and try to rule our DECISIONS and run our emotions and feelings…😳🤬🙅…To try and Short circuit our Thinking and take us away from […]

Promise of a new Day <!--090822-->

To dream what one dreams is neither wise nor foolish, success nor unsuccessful. No precautions can be taken against it, except, perhaps, that of remaining permanently awake. —Margaret MacDonald— Dreams, like desires and feelings, simply happen. They happen to everyone from early childhood to old age; they’re part of the life of the human mind, […]

A.A. Thought for the Day <!--090822-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

Another of the mottoes of A.A. is “But for the Grace of God.” Once we have fully accepted the program we become humble about our achievement. We do not take too much credit for our sobriety. When we see another suffering alcoholic in the throes of alcoholism, we say to ourselves: “But for the Grace […]