Beware the 13th Steppers…

Beware the 13th Steppers…

Light-hearted and flirtatious at best, manipulative, exploitative and potential devastating at its worst, the “13th Step” is an unfortunate residual threat to new members of any recovery based community; whether in groups or online. The phrase ‘13th Stepping’ was...
Recovery vs. Sobriety

Recovery vs. Sobriety

In the recovery communities of the world two words are thrown around more than most – Recovery and Sobriety – and often the two are linked as meaning the same thing. They are not. The two are differentiated in the phrase, ‘You can’t be in recovery without being sober,...