Have you heard of meditation?

I’ve been hearing about meditation for a long time. Being raised in a good christian home, I was brought up to believe that meditation was something that Buddhist monks did to achieve a higher understanding of things. I was taught that it wasn’t necessary for us because we had a closer connection with God and […]

Why I decided to get sober

I was recently asked in the comments section of a post why I decided to stop drinking. I didn’t feel like that was a question to be answered in the comments and responded that I would make a new post for it. So here goes. For a while, I knew there was a problem but […]

Can I get off the ride for a few minutes?

Since I got home from my business trip two months ago, it’s been nonstop here. We are currently, getting the wife into school for her first full time semester, buying a house, and adopting our tiny one. Did you ever buy a house? It’s like something out of a horror film. You can’t find the […]

New sponsor

I moved a year ago and have been looking for a sponsor ever since. I hunted different groups. I searched different meetings. I rarely found anyone that had anything that I wanted. I found two sponsors that weren’t available for me. Then, found another that openly told me he didn’t feel like I needed to […]

Settling in at home

I took a little over a month off after returning home. I’m scheduled to go back to work in a week or so. The expectation was that things were going to be much more relaxing. Things have not been relaxing, not completely anyway. When I don’t have to go to work, there is some relaxation […]


I have returned home. I wrote my first post before I left late one night. It is again late at night. I just finished catching up on things that others bloggers have written while I was on break. I didn’t realize how much I missed WordPress . It’s too late to write a decent post […]