Challenge Day 4: What am I most proud of?

This challenge is actually quite difficult for me. I have had to put some thought into this. I usually do not do much looking back and though I do appreciate praise when I get it, I’m mostly uncomfortable receiving it. I mainly experience pride through my kids and their accomplishments.

But as I think more  about what I have personally accomplished, the more I realize, I am most proud of what I have accomplished through my recovery from addiction. I am simply proud of the life I have gained since I began my recovery journey. How I have not only re-established myself in Continue reading “Challenge Day 4: What am I most proud of?”

Challenge Day 3: What do you love helping people with?

Today’s challenge topic is, “What do you love helping people with,” or “What would you be happy and excited to help others with even if you didn’t get paid?”  These questions are the exact questions which lead me to start working on a personal project.  And is what I believe has led me to this challenge.

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Challenge Day 2: Anger is Fear

So, for anyone that might happen across this blog, I have taken on this daily writing challenge.  I do eventually plan on writing about my continued journey through the steps and traditions as I work on my personal meditations.  But, to aid in building the habit and stepping out of my comfort zone, I have committed myself to completing the Blog Challenge put forth by Live your Legend. 

Today’s writing prompt is “What really makes you angry about the world?”  Well, I immediate thought of ‘Fear”!  You see I was taught a long time ago, ‘Anger can only exist through Fear’.  An old mentor/sponsor of mine use to always say, ‘It is a lot easier to stomp into the room and swear that I’m angry as %&*$!  Then it is for me to walk in and admit that I’m scared’. Continue reading “Challenge Day 2: Anger is Fear”