“For An Addict”

“Maybe the journey isn’t so much about becoming anything. Maybe it’s about unbecoming everything that isn’t you so you can be who you were meant to be in the first place.”  — Unknown Below is a link to a YouTube video reading of “For An Addict”, John O’Donohue’s powerfully rendered and heartbreakingly accurate poem about […]

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Keeper of the Month – July

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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3 New LifeRing Meetings Now Available!

          **08/17/2014 Update** Please note: The LifeRing Asia Skype Meeting has a new time – Sundays, 10:00 AM Bangkok, Thailand time, Saturdays, 8:00 PM California/Pacific Time). This is 2 hours earlier than the original meeting time, an effort to accommodate more participants. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ LifeRing is pleased to announce 3 new meetings […]

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No, moderate drinking is NOT healthier

It seems like every several months, though, there’s a new story out touting the health benefits of moderate drinking. Often, but not always, it seems focused on not just the alcohol, but on certain microchemicals in red wine. These studies all claim that the moderate drinking, and especially the wine, are “heart healthy.” If you’re […]

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