Assessing The Threats To Your Recovery

By marilynldavis

Wondering how vulnerable you are in your recovery? Then assess the threats to your recovery today. You’ll be glad – and safer once you do. 

MEETINGS AREN’T THE ONLY WAY

By marilynldavis

by: Ben Rose   Meetings – a Must?   Meeting Makers Make it. ~AA Slogan I have heard it said time and again that to get sober, one must: Attend meetings Get a sponsor Work the steps  I agree with the idea behind these statements. I attend numerous meetings a week, have a sponsor and work…

P-Rae Jackson – Recovery at 15

By marilynldavis

By: Penelope, P-Rae Jackson   It Could Have Been   I had nothing to offer anybody, except my own confusion – Jack Kerouac So, there I am, sitting in the recliner at my therapist’s office. He smiles. “What do we say when we meet new people, Penelope?” “Welcome to the shit show,” I reply. “He…

Don’t Judge the Suggestion – Just Try It

By marilynldavis

  By: Marilyn L. Davis   Their Advice and Suggestions Worked for Them “Rule of life. If you bother to ask someone’s advice, then bother to listen to it.” ― Sophie Kinsella I was in line at the grocery store the other day, and the woman in front of me was on her phone. Not…

WHO IS LEADING? WHO AM I FOLLOWING?

By marilynldavis

As a child of, a wife of, a niece of, and probably a granddaughter of an alcoholic, I developed my own case of Alcoholism. My bottle did not contain liquor; it contained Worry and an assortment of other poisonous spirits that lured me into a wild-and-crazy way of dancing through my life.