todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful
for a pleasant hour and a half with Mom yesterday; she had just finished putting on her makeup when I arrived, the first time in the 6 weeks since her strokes!
for the 5 or 6 people who went out of their way to continue telling me to Keep Coming Back after I first arrived at the rooms of AA
that I did
that I no longer have to worry about smelling like alcohol, wherever I go, especially in the mornings
that acceptance keeps me sober; my choices provide recovery
that I live in a place that rarely sees snow and ice
that I finally got a cell phone; it's been 3 years since I had one
Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possiblity.