Tagged: recovery

Songs about Recovery

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Forty-Seven. Originally posted in March 2021. Five inspiring songs, all about living in recovery. By Roger C The road to recovery can be rough. The detox, the rehab… Even without...

Defining Recovery in AA in the 21st Century

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Forty-Five. Originally posted in January 2021. “I conclude that the definition of recovery is unique to the individual. I believe recovery to be an individualized path of self discovery.”

Unintended Consequences

Unintended Consequences

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Forty-One. Originally posted in March 2019. AA Agnostica evolved from listing secular AA meetings to posting articles by people in recovery in every part of the world. By bob k...

Religious or Non-Religious Recovery?

Caitlin Halligan is working on a Ph.D. at Western Michigan University and is conducting research on substance use recovery and Alcoholics Anonymous. The research involves a survey which focuses on religious and nonreligious experiences...

Road to recovery

Life in Recovery from Addiction in Canada

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Thirty-Seven. Originally posted in January 2018. This article is written by two authors: Rand Teed, a Canadian Certified Addiction Counselor, and William L. White, with a Master’s Degree in Addiction...

Modern 12 Step Recovery

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Twenty-Seven. The last of seven consecutive book reviews. Originally posted in April 2021. A contemporary understanding of addiction and recovery. A Review by John B. Maybe you can’t teach an...

Beyond Belief

Beyond Belief: Agnostic Musings for 12 Step Life

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Twenty-Two. The second of seven consecutive book reviews. Originally posted in January 2013. Finally, daily reflections for nonbelievers, free-thinkers, and everyone. Review by Carol M. Finally! A daily reflection book...

Hungry Ghosts

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Twenty-One. The first of seven consecutive book reviews. Originally posted in December 2012. One of the questions is “Why a culture-based lifestyle that creates addiction?” Review by Roger C. Nothing...

Meditation

The Practical Tool of Meditation

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Twenty. Originally posted in April 2016. Meditation makes a difference in my day-to-day life in long term recovery. By Thomas B. I had my first meditation experience early in my...

The Therapeutic Value of the Group

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Nineteen. Originally posted in March 2016. What do we get from attending AA meetings? How about valuables such as hope and social skills? By Steve K. The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)...

The Power of Our Stories

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Seventeen. Originally posted in February 2016. Humans have told stories since they learned to talk. For aeons, stories were the history, the law, the hope and the education of all...

DMT

Bill Wilson’s Experience with LSD

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Fifteen. Originally posted in May 2015. This is a popular article on AA Agnostica with, as of today, a total of 94,158 viewers. A very well researched and written article....

Ernie Kurtz

A Tribute to Ernie Kurtz

Fifty Chosen Articles: Number Fourteen. Originally posted in May 2015. Ernie was interested in, and supportive of, ALL paths to recovery. By Roger C. Ernie Kurtz died on January 19 of this year at...