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 […]
May 23, 2017

Set Yourself Up For Recovery Not Addiction

This is how my life got started: As a child growing up I was very, curious about a lot of things. I always wanted to know […]
June 20, 2016

Jails, Institutions, but not Death

My sobriety date is 10/7/2015 and I am a .6 at The Shed (The Watershed). I am 24 years old and from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I first […]
March 11, 2016

Fixer of My Family

My name is Jess, and I’m a recovering alcoholic. I don’t say I’m recovering because of ego or for appraisal, but I say it because it […]
December 22, 2014

One-Year Birthday: Sobriety

Looking back, this last week marked my one-year birthday in sobriety; I realized what an amazing year it has been at that I could not have […]