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Prayer for the Day by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Renewable each day. Let me be kind to myself. Let me be kind to others. Read on »
Shy Girl by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Even though I was feeling pretty cozy this morning, I could not quite bring myself to talk about how important the group has been to me. Well, I did say that but did not go ... Read on »
Scroll Openers by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism The term was used in a religious reader this past reader in reference to a verse from the Book of Revelations in the Bible. Scroll Openers referring to person(s) who lead yo ... Read on »
NaBloWriMo by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism That is supposed to be National Blog Writing Month, just someones idea to challenge us I guess. Barring more power outages, I can do that much. I gave some thought to NaN ... Read on »
Acceptance by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism When all else fails, right? Seriously, I had a greeting card hanging up for the longest time before I ever knew that the message is from the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous ... Read on »
What's Good About Today by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism A good day to be sober, free of chemicals and obsession. Blessed Be. Read on »
Connected Again by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Ah the amazement of it all. The water flows, the light is on and on and on, the abundance of choice surrounds me. Where are we without the cycle of have and have not and hav ... Read on »
Nor'Easter Coming by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism We all get ready in our own way. It struck me this morning that even though I always go to the market on Saturdays, it will be filled with peeps buying up all things possibl ... Read on »
I Am the Wax, I Am the Scuff, I Am the Answer, I Am the Question by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Waxing philosophical again, what if the source running through me, that spark of divinity is really a river, common with the vortex of all things which flow through us, a so ... Read on »
A Bunch of Ants on the Anthill by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Had I gotten a chance to talk in the group the other morning, I would have chimed in to talk about death, because, guess what, an alcoholic died. I talk to dead people a ... Read on »
You Fall Down, You Get Up, You Fall Down, You Get Up by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism It's hard to say whether one is getting in or getting out, sliding downward or just coasting, going upward or headed for a fall. I finished Sugar Nation last week in whic ... Read on »
Ten Years in 12 Step=Ten Years of Prayer by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism You have to have a bad day or you never realize that you're having a good one. My blog title was a random thought I had during my morning meeting, just thought I would share ... Read on »
Small Talk Might Kill Me or Maybe It Was the Sugar by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Now this is low on the list of important things but I have to tell you what happened yesterday afternoon. I was at a friendly, sedate (I don't think anyone slipped me a ... Read on »
Just a Girl by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Being a 54 year old means that I do not look like a girl at all but as the tasks of middle age drift away from me I feel more like a girl than I have for some time. It's mor ... Read on »
Shucky Durn, Lost My Post by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Here's the short version . . . I love you bloggers, today I want to particularly love on Comfort Spiral by Cloudia and Elegant Blessings by AKAnnie. I would most like to ... Read on »
Identification, Not Comparison by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism But before I get into that, an update on yesterday's blog. Having gotten a full nights sleep and a day of perspective, I will continue with my Ed. for Lay Ministry Group ... Read on »
Spoiled, I Tell You by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Twelve Step groups spoil me for other gatherings. I've just been to my third class this fall of a 4 year class in lay ministry. Honestly, I think I'm just stupid if I drag m ... Read on »
Active Living (or what can happen when I DON'T sit down with a glass of wine) by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Things I did today 1) Received a brand new dryer into our home!! May she live long and prosper. 2) Took a plate of fruit, crax and cheese into a meeting at work today. ... Read on »
Greedy, Greedy by Always Carol Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism I take my pathology with me wherever I go. When I get good-stressed or bad-stressed I can run around and over commit emotionally, financially and time wise to perfectly cred ... Read on »