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 […]
February 27, 2014

Dancing Around the Golden Calf

Listen to: Dancing Around the Golden Calf Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 8:31 One of my favorite movies of all time is The Ten Commandments starring […]
January 28, 2014

When You Suck the Wine Out Of the Communion Bread…You Just Might Be and Alcoholic!

Listen to: When You Suck the Wine Out Of the Communion Bread… You Just Might Be and Alcoholic! Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 6:27 For me, […]
January 16, 2014

Catching Catfish

Listen to: Catching Catfish Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 10:20 In loving memory of John “Catfish” H. As a child growing up, summertime was most often […]