All alcoholics and addicts quit drinking and drugging for numerous reasons. But it all comes back to one main reason - they are sick and tired of being sick and tired.
The Promises of AA seemed like more of a dream then a reality when I first sobered up. But today, they are sweet words to my ears. If ever there were words that should be turned into a song it is The Promises.
The 12 Steps of AA can not be denied as a powerful source of recovery. It's because of these steps and the friendship of AA that I am sober today.
A poem that I published through my newspaper column and the one I loved the most
The first book in a Trilogy. "Damaged Merchandise" was written during my teneth year of sobriety.
There are many simple things an alcoholic does, to help keep his sobriety safe. Simple prayers is a touchstone to this simple program. This video shows five prayers AAer's use as well as two poems which I wrote.
A poem I wrote about the death of an alcoholic who goes to heaven since he already spent his time in hell
A poem and musical combination for the American Cancer Society. It is because of yearly test, that many people survive the fight against cancer.
A poem I wrote for the 2007 Relay For Life events. It is now part of a 12 song CD entitled "Purple Power."
A TV ad for my book "War Zone, Backing Out of Hell."
A poem I wrote about being a caretaker and turned into a song a year later, given to my wife on Mother's Day