• HOPE- less- FULL

    The situation my husband and I were faced with yesterday, had the makings of an expensive and long drug out rescue. We were in the middle of nowhere, stuck between a dried-out wash…

  • Addiction in America

    From Shatterproof Over 20 million Americans struggle with addiction, but many don’t get the treatment they need. It doesn’t have to be this way. Addiction is a public health crisis. The addiction crisis is deadlier…

  • Keep Paddling

    Yesterday, I rolled up to the gas station with ZERO miles until empty. How ironic. I feel it. Most people know the feeling of being on auto-pilot. Doing things out of habit, not…

  • Unstoppable Love

    When feelings of not-enough-nessBegin to enter my field,They can arise within a hot wind ofSelf shame. Words like:“Not smart enough”“Not talented enough”“Not worthy enough” CAN Boldly bounce around the mindAS IFThey are truths.…

  • Dr Gabor Mate

    "All Addictions are attempts to regulate internal emotional state" Rob Waters January 10, 2019 Dr. Gabor Maté, a well-known addiction specialist and author, spent 12 years working in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, a neighborhood…

  • One Direction

    I realize why ONE DIRECTION picked this name for their band . It’s Genius! Yesterday I went to a meeting in a room where there was one of those butcher block wood tables.…

  • The Reality of ME

    Acceptance. It’s s always been a big deal to me. That feeling of always “doing it wrong”, saying the wrong thing or not fitting in, or even having the wrong last name. (That’s…

  • Fly Away

    When I was little, I had this recurring dream that I could fly. I actually looked forward to sleep so I could go on my own little flying adventure. I was always startled…