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Pretty Purple Flowers

EACH DAY A NEW BEGINNING “To expect too much is to have a sentimental view of life, and this is a softness that ends in bitterness.” โ€”Flannery Oโ€™Connor Having too high expectations is a set-up for disappointment. Expectations that are high lend themselves to a fantasy life, and reality can never match our fantasies. When […]

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Breaking through the foreground which is the Playboy’s Playgroung means letting out the bunnies, the bitches, the beavers, the squirrels, the chicks, the pussycats, the cows, the nags, the foxy ladies, the old bats and biddies so they can at last begin naming themselves. —Mary Daly— Racial and sexual stereotyping, casual putdowns that consign another […]

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๐ŸŒˆ Good morning Beautiful Womanโ— ๐ŸŒž๐Ÿ’ƒ๐Ÿ‘‹… Many of us only see the negatives about ourselves and spend our lives in the Boxing ring beating ourselves up, as well as those around Us…๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘งโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿค›๐Ÿ˜ˆ… When Really, we are Diamonds in the ruff, being cut and Polished by our HIGHER POWERโ—…๐Ÿ’โ›โœจ… This Process can be painful and uncomfortable. […]

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The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes.—Frank Lloyd Wright— For many for us, life was a burden while using alcohol and other drugs. As our illness went on, life was more ugly. We grew further from our friends, family, and Higher Power. In recovery, our eyes and hearts open a little more each […]

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Butterfly On A Pink Flower

WALKING THROUGH FEAR If we still cling to something we will not let go, we ask God to help us be willing. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, p. 76 When I had taken my Fifth Step, I became aware that all my defects of character stemmed from my need to feel secure and loved. To use my will […]

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Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

We alcoholics used so little self-control when we were drinking, we were so absolutely selfish, that it does us good to give up something once in a while. Using self-discipline and denying ourselves a few things is good for us. At first, giving up liquor is a big enough job for all of us, even […]