- "Some for the Road" is the digital version of the upcoming daily inspiration book of the same name. It is a collection of topics about being on the road of recovery.
Author Archives: betsybeadhead
“Some for the Road” are meditations and milestones on the road of recovery, in a reading-a-day format. It took me two years to edit and assemble, and two years before that to write. The paperback is 484 pages, in a … Continue reading
A yoga class is kind of like a cab ride. You need to tell the driver where you want to go. If it is a basic, gentle class and you get a substitute teacher, you need to let her know … Continue reading
Just enduring is hard. It is living, but not being alive. It wears us out. The more we endure, the more we get closer to the edge. You don’t have to be suicidal to get help. You don’t have to … Continue reading
I like to play the piano. And when I say “play”, I don’t mean perform. I like to do something I call “noodle doodle”. I don’t have a particular place to go or a particular song I’m trying to re-create. … Continue reading
Who is the servant? The technology, or the person who owns it? The phone rang one morning while I was in the middle of painting. I have only one special ring and it is for my husband. This was … Continue reading
There are several people I’ve had the misfortune of working with who complain and gossip every day, all day. If they are saying anything to anyone who is not a customer, they are complaining. It is very difficult because … Continue reading