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Progress not perfection…

My own personal favourite slogan and ingrained adopted philosophy from the big book.  It is in Chapter Five just after the steps are introduced.  For me this was a key phrase in my early days, and still now, since I … Continue reading

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An open letter to Glastonbury, from a victim.

Originally posted on lifeonlauralane:
Dear The Eavis family, and all who make Glastonbury happen, So I write a lot of letters, but I promise this one will be worth reading – stick with it. This isn’t complaining about the crowds…

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It’s been a while

I’ve been busy. Busy at work – loads of persistent bugs with a system we upgraded and a whole set of Data Centre move work.  Just been manic frankly. Busy with studies.  Last Friday I submitted my final portfolio with … Continue reading

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13 years… unlucky?

How superstitious are you?  Salute magpies? Avoid walking under ladders? Well 13, the bakers dozen, is often considered an unlucky number.   Today I reach that number in terms of number of years in sobriety.  How has that happened?  Well, … Continue reading

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The end is nigh…

Those of you having been around long enough – since 2013 that is anyway will recall that I embarked on my journey towards counselling at that time.  I went part time at work, signed up for a Level 2 certificate … Continue reading

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How proud can you get

My daughter has handed in her dissertation, attended her last lectures and been on the boozy night out.  Yes my little one has finished her degree!  In a few weeks we’ll find out what the result is – she is … Continue reading

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Ménière’s Annoyance

My Ménière’s disease has been back with a vengence recently.  A couple of weeks ago I woke in the middle of the night to a room spinning around.  That led to a horrid night of being sick and not sleeping … Continue reading

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