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 […]
April 24, 2017

There Is Life After The Watershed

Is there life after The Watershed? I am both proud and happy to report that I have over seven months of sobriety since my sojourn in […]
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 […]
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 […]
June 15, 2015

Meticulously Afraid

I’ve always been too smart for my own good. Always attempting to outwit my problems and over achieve in attempts to manipulate greater situations. I’ve always […]