How did he know my name? He was this dirty old tramp, almost on his last legs by the looks of it. I couldn’t remember ever having met him before.
Well here we are almost 2 years since my first blog. My mother returned to jail this week, violation of probation. Not sure how much time she will get. I havent spoken to her in about a year. Since the last time I posted I decided to focus a...
The Alanon Third Step asks you to trust the God of your Understanding with your alcoholic or addicted family member. You've already tried everything you can think of. Now, you can leave them in God's hands.
In the Alanon 8th Step, you make a list of people you have harmed, you resent or are angry with, so that later you can make amends to them. It is one of the biggest challenges of the 12 Steps.
Blackouts - Not sure what happened last night? Alcohol can cause memory loss. Learn how and why this happens.
What does it take to stay sober? Alcoholics Anonymous believes that one important aspect is learning to be completely honest. Find out how honesty can make a difference, as you strive to maintain a sober lifestyle.
First we need to consider the question we could have a problem, next we need to choose the right treatment for ourselves. Different people, different help needs.
Overview of living in clean and sober housing run by the Oxford House organization.
Your head is throbbing as you burrow you head under the covers. You feel anxious, weak, shaky and nauseous - and you look about as good as you feel. And you did it all to yourself! Most of us have suffered through a few…or...
This is the story of one man's tragic death due to the horrible disease that is "Alcoholism!"