Twelve Steps

February 29, 2016
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Forgiving Myself

Getting rid of guilty pain through corrective measures It seemed as though my Fourth Step had enough guilty substance to last several lifetimes. I have been […]
January 22, 2016
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Burning of Guilt

The Fifth Step Promise: “The feeling that the drink problem has disappeared will often come on strongly,” excited me greatly because I had unsuccessfully stopped drinking […]
September 30, 2015
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Taking Stock Honestly

During the mid-1930s, two anonymous ladies from England sought spiritual guidance by praying to God, then recorded on paper as they “listened” to what God had […]
August 31, 2015
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Psychic Change

During early months of recovery, the obsession to drink whiskey became increasingly more powerful and tempting; although I prayed to God with desperation many times every […]
July 1, 2015
Humility and Happiness

Humility and Happiness

In Step 7 of the 12×12 it says that “humility, as a word, is often misunderstood.” When asked, what is the opposite of humility; my first […]