Friday, November 21, 2008
But seriously, folks,
the dessert table from our housewarming party
todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful
that we discussd Tradition 4 yesterday and I was reminded of its profund effect on me when I wrote about Rule #62 -- "Don't take yourself too damn seriously." About 2 1/2 years ago, my sponsor gave me the assignment to do that writing. Little did I know that the resulting paragraphs would prompt some actions that would change my life.
for two 1st-time newcomers at the noon meeting yesterday -- at Lambda Center AA meetings, it is tradition to have a 1st step meeting when there's a newcomer. I probably love those meetings more than any others.
that I live in Houston. Boys & Girls, this is a big city and is a very easy place to live. I have spent a lot of time in many big cities throughout Europe, Africa and Central/South America. Houston is the place to live for the best overall quality of life (in my humble opinion).
that I've done a majority of my Christmas shopping and won't have to deal with big crowds unless I choose to
If you're already in a hole, it's no use to continue digging.
-Roy W. Walters