|.....on the Road to Recovery|
We are slow learners and fast forgetters!
I heard this at a meeting yesterday. Although there is obviously some humor intended, I believe its an important message for those who have been sober and in recovery for a while.
We cannot sit on our laurels and expect to have contented sobriety. Our sobriety (soundness of mind) is contingent on our daily spiritual condition.
In order to maintain this spiritual condition, we need to be "fed" on a regular basis things that aid us in maintaining and growing the tools that we have that keep us on the right path.
In my recently published book (page xix), "Under Construction, 25 Life-Giving Tools for Addicts in Recovery," I wrote this: