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Walking From Darkness Into Light

Alcohol wasn’t the problem, it was the solution…life was the problem. Trying to navigate through feelings, memories, emotions, life’s inevitable ups and downs, lack of confidence and PTSD, alcohol was the answer. And it worked. Until it didn’t. I had a very long and twisted relationship with alcohol. It gnawed away at the best of

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Easter Morning Perspective

I’ve been musing about recovery and how, perhaps it follows the template set by Jesus’s resurrection two millennia ago (I’m a non church going Christian, fyi).  Jesus had been in the desert for 40 days, praying and preparing, knowingly, for his death.  He was tempted many times by the devil, but pushed away wealth, power

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Together We Grow

There are hundreds of thousands of people all over the world worried about what effect alcohol is having on their lives. Maybe they’ve seen their intake slowly creep up. Maybe they binge drink after going without alcohol for a long time. Maybe the effects they get from alcohol are getting increasingly uncomfortable for them. Maybe

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