Smart Feet

My life was infinitely more complex when I was drinking. Everything was more complicated. Even simple things were complicated by drinking. Drinking makes everything ten times more complicated than it needs to be. Sober life has made life simple. Not easy. I still have hard work to do. But it is simple. I was thinking […]

The Power of The Circle

My AA home group is a 7am meeting in a local church that meets Monday-Friday. I’m generally there 2-3 times a week. In the summer, when my kids are out of school, or around holidays and other times when mornings are less hectic, I’m there every day. I’m often late. I’m a creature of habit. […]

My AA Program After a Couple of Sober Years

With a couple of years of sobriety under my belt I continue to make progress. Here’s what my AA program looks like today: Don’t Drink Under Any Circumstances This one probably seems blatantly obvious. Especially for someone with a few years of sobriety. It is obvious: don’t drink. Ever. But I think it is of […]