Are You Judging the Newcomer?

By marilynldavis

As we fight our addictions and try to remove stigma, we must remove judgment within the walls of the sacred places that we meet to heal.

Noticed Negative Patterns of Behavior? Then Make Changes

By marilynldavis

By: Marilyn L. Davis ____ Isolated Incidents or a Pattern of Behaviors?   “If we experience any failures or setbacks, we do not forget them because they offend our self-esteem. Instead, we reflect on them deeply, trying to figure out what went wrong and discerned whether there are any patterns to our mistakes.”¬†Robert Greene When…

Are We Living our Recovery?

By marilynldavis

My realization of the value of life was not an epiphany, striking me with profound insight and wisdom on living and dying; more of a learning experience from seeing how many lives ended quickly from addiction, yet how extended many were by recovery.