The Silence

Before I speak, consider: Is it true? Is it kind? Does it improve upon the silence? ~ Anon In my drinking days, booze made me more talkative, less filtered, and left me feeling all powerful and all knowing…..immortal! Super woman! I loved telling people what to do and when to do it. I loved giving… Read More The Silence

Wake Up

When an inner situation is not made conscious, it appears outside of you as fear. ~ Carl Jung “It is time to wake up and smell the coffee.” At least, that was what I was told umpteen times. I wanted to scream obscenities. How dare they say that to me? Don’t they know how smart… Read More Wake Up

The Poison

Anger is like taking poison and hoping the other person will die. ~ Socrates The key word for Step #8 is unconditional love. Most folks think the opposite of anger/hate is peace/love. Actually, the opposite is apathy and lack of compassion. I have been saying lately that we seem as a society to have lost… Read More The Poison