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this24 · 2h ago

Patience With Myself

Today, I will be patient with myself. When I do not do as well as I wish I would, I will not make that a reason to get down on myself. I will instead recognize that the fastest way to bring ...
this24 · 1d ago

Humility

For me, humility is coming to an understanding of just how powerless I am, and how limited I am when it comes to change, acceptance and growth just using my own devices.  I had to learn to L...
this24 · 2d ago

Step 10 – A Review

Correcting my flaws has become essential to my recovery, but the first step in this direction is total honesty.  And then I try to remember that I have made gains in the area of behavior, an...
this24 · 3d ago

Peace Not Chaos

Life will be whatever it is meant to be.  Accepting life and all the changes in life, can make changes and challenges so much easier.  Unrest is an uneasy or disturbed state. If acceptance o...
this24 · 4d ago

Throughout Each Day

This is not an overnight matter. It should continue for our lifetime. ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, p. 84 During my early years in A.A. I saw Step Ten as a suggestion that I periodically look at my ...
this24 · 4d ago

MY CHECKLIST, NOT YOURS

Gossip barbed with our anger, a polite form of murder by character assassination, has its satisfactions for us, too. Here we are not trying to help those we criticize; we are trying to procl...
this24 · 6d ago

Judge, Juror And Defendant

I was always very belligerent when I drank, and took offense at anyone questioning my drinking.  It was “my body, my choice,” and I challenged anyone who spoke negatively about my drinking. ...
this24 · 1w ago

Unremitting Inventories

Continue to watch for selfishness, dishonesty, resentment, and fear. When these crop up, we ask God at once to remove them. We discuss them with someone immediately and make amends quickly i...
this24 · 1W ago

The Self

My focus needs to remain constantly on my recovery as alcoholism is a very sneaky thing and can creep up on you before you know it.  In the Program it is “suggested” that we work our program...
this24 · 1W ago

Changes Within

New relationships require a basis of honesty, if they are too last.  I was once willing to do whatever, say whatever, and be whatever in the hopes of a lasting relationship.  Today that is n...