January 31, 2019

Where Are YOUR Roots?

Where Are YOUR Roots?   It never ceases to amaze me how much the world around us reflects spiritual truths found in our daily lives. Some […]
January 31, 2019

Julian’s Story

My story starts out pretty simple. I had a really good childhood growing up in Knoxville, TN. My mother worked to support me and my sister […]
January 15, 2019

It’s hard to hope for a rainbow while struggling to survive the storm.

It’s said that addiction isn’t just the problem of an addict, but that it is also a family problem. Several years ago, I watched my college-aged […]
December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)    Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma […]
February 5, 2016

The Suitcase

I unpacked my suitcase today. I placed my belongings in the dresser drawers in my room. The act of unpacking alone is not so remarkable but […]
January 22, 2016

A Relationship With God

  I was born into a wonderful Jewish family that had religion, but not a relationship with God. I drank and smoked pot. It was the […]
October 7, 2015

Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs

Listen to: Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 5:16 First  “What does it mean to practice?” (1) To do something […]
September 9, 2015

My Sober Life Since TWS

What was it like? My life before I came to TWS? I was locked in a bathroom for a week, I did not shower I did not […]