Category Archives: Step Five

The Power of Authentic Listening


Healng through We-ing and the power of authentic listening and authentic sharing. Continue reading

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The Flourishing Desert


Here we are in May, the month when “April showers” have brought “May flowers.” The month when twelve steppers embrace the principle of “sharing with others” as one of our stepping stones to recovery. The idea of April showers reminds … Continue reading

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