Monday, February 01, 2010
The Total Entertainment Package
A 1961 Lincoln Continental Presidential convertible allegedly used by President Kennedy. It still has the special radio equipment under the dashboard and a telephone in the back seat area.
This was one of the autos on display in the classics section of the 2010 Houston Auto Show this past weekend.
todAAy i AAm grAAteful & thAAnkful
that someone whose recovery I much admire made a point of emphasizing that the Big Book says we "claim spiritual progress rather than spiritual perfection." Many people seem to remove the word "spiritual" from that phrase. They then use this as a reason or excuse to do less than their best. Am I wrong to point this out?
that we celebrate sober birthdays on the last Saturday of each month at Lambda Center. January saw 39 celebrants with a total of 527 years of sobriety. It was amazing to be around all that recovery.
that I can accept the fact that the world sometimes seems to be passing me by -- I say this after watching the Grammy Awards last night. I'm not familiar with many of the performers or songs.
that I had a good time at the Auto Show with a recovery friend
that title of this blog is one of my phavorite frases (I think I coined it several years ago)
We cannot hold a torch to light another persons path without brightening our own.
- Ben Sweetland