How to Handle a Relapse after Recovery

How to Handle a Relapse after Recovery

You made it through recovery, started working, and found a place of your own to live. You have been sober for a while, but now you have had a relapse. You’re probably feeling shame, disappointment, and perhaps anger.  Relapse is common; you are not the only...
An Honest Look at the Dangers of Substance Addiction

An Honest Look at the Dangers of Substance Addiction

Do you or someone you love have a substance addiction? It is time to take an honest look at the dangers of that addiction.  Physical dangers There are physical dangers to substance addiction. These include the following: Heart diseaseLung...

Moving Sober: Lessons From an Angry Cat

Love and tolerance is our code. This Big Book passage became something of a mantra on the plane. Was it a screaming baby? Some dude with his bros who thought their conversation was important enough that everyone wanted to hear them talk? No. It was my girlfriend’s...