Kenneth Anderson Blog Talk radio

Kenneth Anderson Blog Talk radio I have listened to a few episodes of this show on Blog Talk radio which is an internet based broadcaster, that allows bloggers to broadcast to their followers over the internet. The shows are downloadable...

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Amends go wrong

Amends go wrong - Big mouth strikes again in AA Just saw this in the New York times. Just shows how stupid some people are when it come to practising the steps of AA. Here is a great step 9!...

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Sober Is The New Black

Sober Is The New Black, by Rachel Black Rachel sent me an email telling me about her book and I decided to read it, and am glad I did. It is unusual, because it has been written by somebody who...

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Craving and disease theory

Craving and disease theory As some of you know I am interested in mindfulness as a tool to help me keep my life in balance. After developing this interest and discovering that it helped, I became curious as to why...

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Meditation

I thought I would mention mindfulness again and how I find it works with recovery. I started doing it a few years ago, when my partner was introduced to it as part of a pain management course. I was...

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Feeling Good

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Alcoholics Anonymous vs. the Doctors

Alcoholics Anonymous vs. the Doctors I came across this page this morning and felt it was a good piece so thought I would link to it. Alcoholics Anonymous vs. the Doctors It is interesting, as it talks about how AA holds back...

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The sober revolution – calling time on wine o’clock

This is another book that covers a similar subject to the one written by Gabriel Glasser. It looks at the relationship women have with drink today. There is quite a lot in the press at the moment about "binge...

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Her Best-Kept Secret

Her Best-Kept Secret, Why Women Drink - And How They Can Regain ControlI was really surprised at how thought-provoking this book was by Gabrielle Glaser. It gives a good, well researched background into the way that America's drinking culture has changed...

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Stinkin-Thinkin Blog

Stinkin-Thinkin Site It is great to see the 12 step muck-racking and recovery blog Stinkin-Thinkin is back up. I was just looking at some old posts about leaving AA and the pseudo religious 12 step dogma world and could see why...

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