Category Archives: Feelings and Emotions

These used to be the reasons for all of my actions. I had no design for living, so I was guided by what I felt.

They Might Be Giants

In 1991 a friend drove down to Tampa from D.C. to visit me. The whole way down she listened to a CD from a new band called “They Might Be Giants”. She played it for me (many times) and it … Continue reading

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JT and the Shitty Little Miracle

For much of my time in A.A. I have disparaged my sobriety. Hell, for a long time I lived in the woods. Even today, I live in a tent in Tivo’s back yard. 15+ years since my last drink and … Continue reading

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A Quarter Tank of Gas

So you fill up your tank on Friday, and it’s gotta last you until next payday. But that’s OK, cause you’ve got that mother filled all the way to the gas cap! You drive all the way across town to … Continue reading

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