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 4, 2017

From A Mouthwash Addiction to Freedom

My name is Gwen R.  My sobriety date is 11.25.15.  On 11.24.15 I was being driven to the airport drinking a soda mixed with mouthwash with […]
March 28, 2017

A Long Journey: Mike’s Story

My name is Mike, but most of you know me as Mike B. We try to practice anonymity in AA but with me, it’s been a […]
February 28, 2017

From Hell To Heaven: Crystal Meth

I came to the Watershed on 12/30/2016.  I claim my sobriety date as 12/31/2016 as that was my first day without drugs or alcohol.  What brought […]
January 10, 2017

Family Recovery: Feeling Like a Failure

I could not be all things to all people. Thank God I finally figured that out because trying to was destroying me. This is the story […]