A few weeks ago I had a strange conversation with a guy after an AA meeting. Ok, I know that strange conversations after meetings are more the norm, than the exception. However, this was almost surreal, because this gentlemen really hated almost everything about AA. First, he told me about his disgust with any Christian based religion (nothing … Continue reading Alternate Alcoholic and Addiction Recovery – even Moderation
If you are familiar with The Big Book of Alcoholic Anonymous then read on … I think you will enjoy the following nuggets of information. Let’s start with the name “Big Book”. It is actually a nickname. It was used to describe the book (it the first printing) because of the thickness of the paper … Continue reading AA Big Book Myths Tidbits and Trivia
I love articles and blogs that are created around a list. Titles like “the top twelve websites to help save money” or “ten ways to help you customize a search on google”. You get the point. The problem with these lists....... I get a little overwhelmed and distracted. I am going to avoid doing that … Continue reading Alcoholic Technology, Vacations, Gift Items and More?
This really has nothing to do, with what I want to share but ….. September is National Recovery Month. http://www.recoverymonth.gov “Recovery Month promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment, and recovery for mental and substance use disorders.” The only reason I mention it, is because I was reading something about the event that led me to … Continue reading Anonymity, Drug Awareness Month and Marty Mann