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News Years Day Resolution

Happy New Year! I woke up this morning realizing I now had the family cold. I was hoping to avoid it this year but it was undeniable. I didn’t want to waste the day laying in bed and I knew … Continue reading

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Lying voices

I get tired of the lying voices in my head that speak a constant barrage of negativity. What keeps them alive is their longterm residency in my head, and sheer familiarity that made my listening to them a habit. Isn’t … Continue reading

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Reaching out

I am in a place I haven’t known for about 10 years.  A place of overwhelm with anxiety over some current circumstances. The last time I felt like this was when marriage #1 was falling apart and my now ex … Continue reading

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The Pentecostal Funeral

I attended a funeral last week. An amazing man… long, long life…. survived trials in family, business, health… yet never wavered from his faith. Even years ago when his wife died mere weeks after diagnosis, leaving him with 3 young … Continue reading

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Raising Teens: Do you ever feel like puking?

Do feelings of being used by your teen ever leave you feel like puking? You love them from the bottom of your heart. You adore them. You celebrate their achievements, give them things you only dreamed of when U were … Continue reading

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From drudgery to habit…

I am up early this morning…. my head has been working me over.  Lots on the go with family, work, business, taxes, …. just life really. I am both employed and self-employed.  My wife and I run a business that … Continue reading

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Giving

Thanks to all who contributed to the dialogue of my last post about me being blasted by a fellow AA member. The topic of contention between us was the 7th Tradition of AA, which is to do with giving financially to … Continue reading

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