Perspective: Present for the Holidays

by Edward S. (Punanai 2012) The holidays are supposed to be a time of joy, a time to be with those you love the most. When I was drinking this wasn’t always the case. The alcoholic life required a tremendous amount of work. It took a big physical, spiritual and...

Perspective: The Magic of Holiday Fellowship

by Tony A. When I was very young, the holiday season was a very special time for me.  It was a magical time of the year — a time of love, joy, laughter, giving and fabulous food, and everyone was so very happy. During my drinking days, though, the holidays became a...