Promise of a New Day <!--052023-->

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, And what we have been makes us what we are. —George Eliot— Changing cities, countries, jobs, or partners can’t change what we are; that change only comes from within us, From deep searching and redirection of our values and behaviors. Yet many of us blithly hope that […]

Keep it Simple <!--052023-->

And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch. —Matt. 15:14— The Twelve Step programs are sometime called self-help programs. But they’re not really, because we all help each other. We don’t stay sober by ourselves. Sometimes we call Twelve Step programs peer programs. And they are. All of us equal. […]

My Thought for the Day <!--052023-->

🧸Good Morning Valuable and Wonderful SISTER❗…🌄👭…What a morning to “Thank GOD” for Life, for Sobriety and the Remarkable chance to give of Ourselves to those around us unconditionally…🤗🦸‍♀️👬💑👭…that We may see the Solutions instead of focusing on the problems and rise above the troubles that may present themselves today, by bringing the best possible SOLUTION […]

Daily Reflections <!--052023-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

ONE DAY AT A TIME Above all, take it one day at a time. AS BILL SEES IT, p.11 Why do I kid myself that I must stay away from a drink for only one day, when I know perfectly well I must never drink again as long as I live? I am not kidding […]

Each Day a New Beginning <!--052023-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

It only takes one person to change your life–you.  —Ruth Casey— Change is not easy, but it’s absolutely unavoidable. Doors will close. Barriers will surface. Frustrations will mount. Nothing stays the same forever, and it’s such folly to wish otherwise. Growth accompanies positive change; determining to risk the outcome resulting from a changed behavior or […]

Thought for the Day <!--052023-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

If we get up in a meeting and tell something about ourselves in order to help the other person, we feel a whole lot better. It’s the old law of the more you give the more you get. Witnessing and confession are part of keeping sober. You never know when you may help somebody. Helping […]