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What we measure we grow. What that means is, My nightly routine is fundamental but consistent. At the end of the night, I sit down, I grab my journal, and I write, and I answer three basic questions: What went right? What didn’t … Continue reading "What…
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I will not put my Trust in you, but I will have Faith in you. I remember a time when I was not able to drive myself around. I had to rely on others to get me to, and from meetings, or to and from work. Many a time I’d be sitting outside of the … Continue…
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My foundation for recovery has changed a lot over the years. Our priorities, change through the gifts of Recovery and through learning self-mastery. Faith serves as the firm foundation for courage in the future. And so many of us struggle with that word…
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I’ve learned not to resent those who have what I don’t. One of the things I’ve struggled with is resenting those with greener grass. Today I have the mortgage. The wife who never knew me drunk or high. The three kids that never knew me, drunk or high and…
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All Spiritual Principles work together. Learning to live by Universal Principles begins with Hope, But one primary Principle within all of them is the Principle of Surrender. Someone once told that anytime I walked into a recovery meeting and I didn’t…
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“Water always seeks its own level.” If you have two separate bodies of water connected to one another, their levels must be equal. Unless, of course, an outside force changes the dynamics (such as the wind). If we are 70% water (give or take 10%) then…
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I remembered several years ago, A brother and predecessor of mine was asked to speak at a speaker jam. (a special recovery event were there are multiple speakers back to back, each given a specific topic) This was a man I had known since I was 16. At the…
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No matter how long I’ve been trying to live by these Spiritual Principles, I still find myself falling short.     This morning, I had to call my wife to come pick me up from the automotive garage. What was hopefully a simple (and inexpensive) front end…
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I could not imagine having the Life I have today.

I remember what my life was like back then. I remember those days of not being able to function without help in liquid form. My personnel coordinator (the guy who gave me work) would often make the joke, “Red Bull before a gig, Red Dog after.” He may have…
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Answer Me This!   “When you get what you want in your struggle for self And the world makes you king for a day Just go to the mirror and look at yourself And see what that man has to say.”   As I look back at my own Journey, I find myself reflecting on ……
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