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  • Changing The Status Quo

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    Allan Strain was raised in a good home. One in North Vancouver, British Columbia, a city surrounded by mountains, forests, and sea. But despite this seemingly unspoiled atmosphere, everything started to change for the worse when Strain was just 10. ...


  • The Addiction Recovery Handbook

    Understanding Addiction and Culture and Creating a Prosperous Human Spirit by

    What Richard Clark presents in The Addiction Recovery Handbook: Understanding Addiction and Culture is long overdue. Since 1939, Bill Wilson’s important and influential books, Alcoholics Anonymous and AA’s Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, have ...


  • To Hell And Back

    A Life in Addiction and Recovery in Poem by

    Do you know what it’s like to go to hell and back? For those of us who live through addiction, the experience is all too familiar. This was the fate of author Steven L. Massé, who spent the whole of his adult life—and much of his childhood—in an ...


  • Conversations with Alcohol

    A malignant love story. by

    Many of us have a difficult relationship with alcohol or know someone who does. Unfortunately, the resources available to work through these complex issues tend to take a one-size-fits-all approach that can feel inauthentic at best and condescending ...


  • Write Pray Recover

    A Journey To Wellness Through Spiritual Solutions and Self Care by

    Countless people today are living with, and dying from untreated mental health disorders, as well as substance use disorder (SUD) aka addiction. This author works diligently to bring about change that will save lives, and bring awareness to an ...


  • The Spiritual Life

    Finding Freedom From Homelessness, Hunger, and Heroin by

    In our modern selfie and soundbite society, so many of us struggle with connection and self-acceptance. We rely on our keyboards and screens, and masks that hide who we really are … even from ourselves. Rather than having character, we become ...


  • Releasing Our Dragons

    Letting go of addictive and compulsive behaviours by

    No matter where we may see ourselves on the addiction spectrum, it is possible to become free from these deeply ingrained unhealthy patterns. Many of us engage in addictive and compulsive behaviours to avoid our pain and discomfort and to distract ...


  • I Forgot to Stay Sober

    How I Nearly Died Kicking My Addiction to Alcohol by

    After two decades of mental, emotional, and physical afflictions, J. T. Wahlberg had had enough, and he was all set to end his twenty-year addiction to alcohol. There was just one problem: he “forgot” to research the potential risks of detoxing on ...


  • Sandcastles

    Tools for Letting Go of Addiction and the Pain of the Past by

    Tired of yoyo dieting and falling off the wagon? There is no magic bullet for curing addiction – it’s about doing the work – and Janet Stegman can help. After 35 years’ experience with 12-Step Programs and extensive study in healing modalities ...


  • My Name Is Dale

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    This semi-autobiographical memoir by Dale A recounts his forty-one year flying career, his descent into alcohol addiction and most importantly, his thirty-two years in recovery. It is directed primarily towards individuals recovering from ...