Category Archives: daily bread

A Turd on the Buffet Table

There’s a television commercial running that shows people contemplating whether or not they should go to their high school reunion. If I had to guess from looking at the balding, slightly puffy actors, I would say they are about 20 years removed … Continue reading

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Chatting with God

Dear God I’m not really feeling on my game today. I’m kind of moody, overtired and very unmotivated. I figured since I work so hard every other day that I deserve to take a day off today. Besides, you have … Continue reading

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I told you so

I’ve heard time and time again that God turns our messes into messages. He never wastes a hurt. God doesn’t make mistakes. But when I was young, even younger, like last month, I couldn’t and still can’t always grasp that … Continue reading

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Thanks for letting me share

How did you get here? I mean here, to my page, not here in life. Okay, well I guess I’d like to know that too. But also, how did you get to my blog? Was it through a search engine, … Continue reading

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LION or LAMB?

We all come to recovery in our own unique ways. Some of us spend our last hours going out with a bang – using heavily and sucking up every last second of our drug of choice. And others of us … Continue reading

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I had to confess the one thing that I hoped I would never have to confess again

I had to confess the one thing that I hoped I would never have to confess again. I fought it though. I think I fought it longer than I care to admit. Sure, the long naps, intermittent fitfully sleepless nights … Continue reading

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Sponsor’s Orders – Naps and Pedicures

I was instructed by my sponsor to “take exquisite care” of myself because I was feeling rather crappy. I was whining, moaning and pretty much minimizing the incredibly frightening claws of depression that were pulling and tugging at my consciousness. … Continue reading

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