« Questions via email: Self Pity vs. Sorrow -- relapsed and struggling. | Main | Questions via Email: Family member drinking, siblings won't go to Al-anon, guilt »

December 07, 2009

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Alexandra

This is so perfect! I need to be reminded of "practice this principle in all my affairs". I actually took the day off today b/c I wasn't feeling well. And I believe that I was supposed to read this today. I also love about what you shared on spirituality vs superstition. Absolutely fabulous!

Syd

It's a great thing to be of service and there are many ways to do that. I have a friend who is nearly broke but who won't take a "menial" job. He is sober 18 years with no sponsor and a whole lot of ego--sadly enough.

Dormilona

Thanks for this wonderful story. Today I felt a need to more fully understand the concept of "contrary action," so I googled the phrase and found many discussions on this subject, but yours was the one the clicked with me. I'm sure this is because you didn't teach and preach; you simply shared your experience, strength, and hope. I'm 10 years + 1 week sober today and grateful there is still so much to learn.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name and email address are required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Blog powered by Typepad