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AA Symbol: An Image Of Total Recovery

AA Symbol…AA History Some AAs rave about it. Others give it little thought. But the truth is the AA Symbol of Recovery has been the subject of controversy, celebration, and dismissal since its advent. Bill Wilson, the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, was somewhat of a mystic. He loved symbolic means of communicating seemingly ineffable experiences. … Read More

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The Best Question Ever: Can It Fool-Proof Your Life?

The Best Question Ever summary…preceded by the worst conceivable introduction! I was walking down the aisle at Amazon one day…well, there is no aisle per se, I suppose I was ‘online browsing’ – but let’s get real, Amazon browsing is digital aisle walking.  Anyway, I noticed a book titled, “The Best Question Ever,” written by … Read More

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7 Ways To Start Living For Yourself & Stop Living For Others

7 Steps To Start Living For Yourself…Without The Guilt “Happiness is our natural state. Happiness is the natural state of little children, to whom the kingdom belongs until they have been polluted and contaminated by the stupidity of society and culture. To acquire happiness you don’t have to do anything, because happiness cannot be acquired. … Read More

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Stinking Thinking: 5 Essentials For Cognitive Reframing

Cognitive Reframing…Stinking Thinking Leads To Drinking! The best way to communicate simple truths is through stories. The following tale is how I came to understand the power of cognitive reframing: I once sat and marveled at the innocence and splendor of a nearby creek. Not putting much thought into the examination, I simply reflected on … Read More

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Addiction Is A Disease (Well, Depends On Your Religion!)

Addiction Is A Disease…The Disease Concept of AA is Religious People debate this point even to the extent of becoming irate and enraged, yet no one has yet to stop and consider the ramifications of what I call ‘conceptual evolution.’ What do I mean by this? The fact that over time words – or better … Read More

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Experiencing Porn Addiction Withdrawal: The Science Behind Quitting Porn (2022)

Porn Addiction Withdrawl…the truth behind it! Porn withdrawal is real. If it weren’t, the habit could be easily cast aside. Why the hell does your body produce chemicals that create fatigue, irritability, brain fog, and radical discomfort every time you quit? Because you’re in withdrawal! The pleasure from the addiction was so immense that your … Read More