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 […]
December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays”

“Recovery for the Holidays” Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma of chimney smoke […]
December 6, 2018

I have regained the trust that I lost so long ago. 

My name is Angie and I’m an alcoholic.  My story starts like many.  I grew up in a lower-class family.  I am the oldest of four […]
September 27, 2018

I Never…..

I Never….. …thought I would lose everything. …once considered alcoholism and drug addiction would happen to me. …wanted to be divorced. …imagined leaving my daughter behind. […]
October 26, 2015

Me and My Shadow

Listen to: Me and My Shadow Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 9:54 “Rebeccahhhhhhhh! Rebeccahhhhhhhh!” my mom yelled out the front door. “Whaaaaaaaaaat?” I yelled back. “COME […]
October 1, 2015

The Cup

Listen to: The Cup Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 3:20 Sitting in my office, (it was Oct. 31, 2013), I thought to myself, “Why not write […]
April 23, 2015

SIXTEEN

Listen to: Sixteen Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 6:27 As an 11 year old girl living in Homewood, AL during the summer of 1978, I loved […]
February 14, 2014

You Are Dearly Loved!

Listen to: You Are Dearly Loved Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 7:21 Love: A strong positive emotion of regard and affection. Love is an interesting word […]