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Eternally Amy - A Sober Mom of Eight's Journey from Jail to Joy

Jul 2, 2024

In this episode, Amy continues her exploration of life and sobriety through the lens of a circus analogy. Amy revisits the concept "hurting people hurt people," sharing a personal encounter with a struggling fire breather. Building on the previous episode, she delves deeper into the roles within a metaphorical circus to...


Jun 26, 2024

In this episode, Amy explores the different roles people play in the journey of life and recovery, drawing parallels to the term “Not My Circus Not My Monkeys” However you choose to relate yourself to this analogy, you’re sure to find ways it ties in some way in your own experiences!

 

Amy shares her personal...


Jun 4, 2024

In this episode, we sit down with Suki Jones, a San Francisco Bay Area-based writer, mother, and long-term recovery advocate. Suki shares her harrowing journey through addiction and trauma, detailing her path to sobriety and the impact of harm reduction programs. From her tumultuous childhood to raising two children as...


May 21, 2024

In this episode, Amy explores the 8th Step: The process of making amends, reflecting on past harms, and nurturing meaningful relationships. Step 8 of the 12-step program is a crucial step, not only in repairing connections but also in reclaiming self-value and embracing the freedom of sobriety.

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May 7, 2024

In this episode, Amy delves into the world of writing with novelist and essayist Stephen Marche. Stephen shares insights from his book On Writing and Failure, discussing the unique perseverance required to endure the life of a writer. From personal anecdotes to historical narratives, Stephen's reflections offer a...