I got back to recovery on December 4th, 1997. After relapsing with ten years sober in AA, Today I celebrate 17 years without a drink, fix, pill or drug. A friend in the treatment field says that I should have celebrated 30 years on October 21st because the relapse was part of my recovery process. These 17 wouldn’t be possible … Read More
Join me on a panel of amazing presenters for the FREE Recovery 2.0 conference, starting today! My talk is tomorrow, May 4th. http://recovery2point0.ontraport.net/t?orid=60525&opid=1
Those who have read The 12-Step Buddhist may recall that my view of recovery is a comprehensive, multi-faceted approach. We should use all of the tools at our disposal. Too often in 12-Step communities our thinking is limited. While the 12-Step Model to me is necessary, it isn’t sufficient. For that reason, I try to employ any system, any tradition, … Read More
On December 4th, 2013 I celebrated 16 years of continuous sobriety. This interview and meditation was recorded by my publisher, Beyond Words. Click here to enjoy it!