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Hello Recovery

Hello, Recovery, my old friend.  It’s good to see you again. It’s been three years since we were together. I lost you and my way in life for those three years. The first time ...
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Train Of The Drunk

Standing at the railway crossing, I am out of control as the train of the drunk approaches. The disease of alcoholism is the flagman.  I don’t realize his alluringly, addictive ...
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When Alcoholism is Treated as a Disease

“Whether I or anyone else accepts the concept of alcoholism as a disease doesn’t matter. What matters is when alcoholism is treated as a disease, those who suffer from it are ...

Two Kinds of Mistakes

There is the mistake of overdoing the defense of the status quo, the error of investing too much time and energy in keeping things as they are. And then there is the mistake made while ...

Love

Love is all we have!   Dave

2012 Good Bye

Good bye 2012, and hello 2013. Dave Gaber

Happiness

It is not easy to find happiness in ourselves, and it is not possible to find it elsewhere.

Marilyn Monroe Said It Well …

I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as ...

How Important You Are …

Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being. You are the Light for yourself and others.

The World You Desires Can Be Yours …

Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely ...

What To Do With Life …

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

Fear and Love …

There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, ...

What is Life About?

“Life isn’t about finding yourself.  Life is about creating yourself.”

What is Success?

To laugh often and love much; To win the respect of intelligent persons and the affection of children; To earn the approbation of honest citizens and endure the betrayal of false friends; To ...

Holiday Season Stress …

“It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.”

When It’s Over …

“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”

Let Go Of Today

Let go of today, tomorrow will be grand.

My Boys

I want the world to know how proud and how much I love all three of my boys. All of you have accomplished so much and done so well with your lives. I talk about you all the time.  ...

Good Bye Meth

This is the first Good Bye Letter from a dear friend of mine. Looking for comments to help her on the journey of life. Click on the link “Good Bye to Meth” below to read ...

Jesus Saves

Jesus and Satan are going to have a programing competition. They start going at the competition.This is a two day competition and they both are at it …  non-stop. They have ten ...