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The Fickle Finger of Fate

The Fickle Finger of Fate

  THE FICKLE FINGER OF FATE   Happiness is way over rated as it is dependent on the immediate external circumstance. I.E. I am happy because I just won the lottery, I am happy because she said yes,  I am happy because I just had purchased a new car, and just as quickly I am […]

after all isn't one mountain, one boulder, and one day at a time.

after all isn’t one mountain, one boulder, and one day at a time.

    Sisyphus was a Titan that was cursed by the gods to roll a boulder everyday up the side of a mountain and at night it would roll back down to the bottom and for him to repeat the task again and again for all eternity. When the gods came to gloat at his […]

Laugh at life

Laugh at life

    Sitting at the edge of the lap pool I was appraising my physique once athletic and toned as it had boasted of  strength and  the glory of youth now reduced to a state of age and over indulgence, as it reminded me of the body of the laughing Buddha, this insight struck me […]

Singleness of Porpoise, This Boat Won’t Float for it Holds no Water.

Singleness of Porpoise, This Boat Won’t Float for it Holds no Water.

    Alcohol and drugs are equal opportunity destroyers. The disease takes no heed to your particular flavor of addiction labeling it as such is the much greater affliction. The divisions started with Bill Wilson’s “singleness of porpoise” which I believe dose not hold any water, then or now creating the indignation of the drunken […]

Foot Falls in Dark Halls Opens The Door To The Sunlight Of Grace

  Often times in the addiction recovery arena it is claimed that they have been saved by grace. Consider that according to Google (a thousand years hence the anthropologists will have concluded that as a society they all communed with an all knowing god named Google) that there are 140,000,000 drunks in the world. Accordingly to the […]

Fallen Woman Rise Up and Become Angels With Dirty Faces

Fallen Woman Rise Up and Become Angels With Dirty Faces

 Marty Mann and The early women of A.A. A tremendous change has taken place over the past few generations in the way alcoholics are viewed in our society. Although it is undeniable that some level of unawareness and misunderstanding remains, substantial improvements have been effected since the 1930s. We have cause to be grateful. The […]

Denial, Egyptian Crocodiles, and a River of dry Mummies

Denial, Egyptian Crocodiles, and a River of dry Mummies

      Two weeks ago I was sitting in a group at the Joel Osteen pavilion and introduce myself to a stranger, sitting right next to me, His name was Richard, he started out with that  he had a problem with speed (methamphetamine) I asked if he was addicted?  He said no, I ask […]

Peter from the Grave

Peter from the Grave

    Peter’s footing was made sure upon the billows serene as his sight was fixed upon the gleam in Jesus’ eye. The storm surged as the world would turn and he lost his gaze of faith. The fear of concerns ever loomed, he would be consumed and doomed to the depths, as the master’s […]