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by SOY
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:50 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Addicts in AA meetings?
Replies: 65
Views: 12950

Re: Addicts in AA meetings?

We must be careful, and recognize that by excluding people from taking part in AA meetings it can set certain precedents, and that exclusivity inherently means deprivation; in this case that's deprivation of knowledge, recovery tools, hope, and options. I am not familiar with the full gamut of AA tr...
by SOY
Sun Mar 29, 2020 4:25 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Acceptance
Replies: 13
Views: 2067

Re: Acceptance

Acceptance ought not to be confused with complacency. For the rest of your life, you must only accept what you cannot hope to change. You should only accept what is true. Accepting truths will bring you closer to harmony with yourself, and the rest of nature, as everything is in a constant state of ...
by SOY
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:54 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Nearly died (Triggering)
Replies: 8
Views: 1331

Re: Nearly died (Triggering)

The tremendous effort you put forward into resisting temptation and enlisting the help of your family and doctors against alcohol is no small feat. You are very brave and very wise to share this information with others. Your story has not ended. You will undoubtedly be faced with many challenges in ...
by SOY
Sun Mar 29, 2020 3:28 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Stockholm - A poem about alcohol
Replies: 1
Views: 685

Stockholm - A poem about alcohol

To understand myself and the world around me, I write poetry. Alcohol truly scares me. It also placates me. What a dangerous thing! Stockholm Deafen the noise of my mind, I can clearly hear nothing crazy ideas killed by chemical complacency push my nose down, to where I forgot to learn humbling alco...