Keeper of the Month – September

Lifering’s e-mail groups are active, thriving communities of people who use them as strong sources of sobriety support, and many members often post remarkably written sources of inspiration, hope and encouragement that many other group members call “Keepers” – posts that they save for themselves so they can go back and look at them as […]

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Addiction Recovery and Creating New Neural Pathways

  Like a lot of other human endeavors, we delight in the beauty of cleanliness and sobriety but rarely get down to brass tacks and discuss the nuts and bolts of it. One of the largest facets of the addiction paradigm takes place in our minds, and which relies upon destructive mental and emotional constructs […]

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Bodies In Motion – All 3 Parts, Back to Back

Per a reader’s request (OK, my husband’s), here are all 3 parts of “Bodies In Motion” together in one post for easy reading. Thanks again for reading! 1 I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the way life has its ups and downs and periods of animation and stagnation – you know, bodies in motion […]

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Bodies In Motion – A Work In Progress

This is the third and final installment in a 3-part series I began in June 2014. Although some of my fellow sober travelers have opted to eschew the why of things, lest it drive them crazy, a great deal of it’s still of utmost importance to me. So…now seems as good a time as any […]

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