Recovery

Boozy Brunch

I love my streaming playlists. Listen to ‘em daily. We’ve all experienced how powerful music is to our lives. No matter your flavor, music’s power to influence how we feel, and transport us, even if only temporarily, can itself,... Read More »
Tom Leu | 08 December 2018 | Recovery | No Comments   

Sixty-Five

65 Judy C. 2014 >> “Humans Being” Project – produced using original images, interviews, and music production from 16Imaging Communications. The goals of these moving pictures are to raise awareness, encourage critical thinking, promote contemplative reflection, and to inspire others... Read More »
Tom Leu | 24 September 2018 | Recovery, talk shiFt™ | No Comments   

CWT-7: Rocking Recovery

What is CONVERSATIONS WITH TOM? Read THIS for an overview… Ricky Midway: Despite all you’ve written and produced over the years, there was still something missing right? Tom Leu: Yes there was. It’s what this new endeavor of yours is about right? Yes…... Read More »
Tom Leu | 11 July 2018 | "Conversations with Tom", Recovery | No Comments   

15at50

15 years and one day ago today, I was out of control, and at an all time low. I’d been drinking regularly and heavily with increasing frequency and quantity for nearly twenty years since I was a teenager. And... Read More »
Tom Leu | 17 December 2017 | Recovery | No Comments   

Mirror

Sure you look into it, but are you truly “seeing” what’s there? Some are subconsciously afraid of the mirror. Not for what they see, but for what they don’t want to see. It’s precisely this kind of pride-leveling that’s... Read More »
Thomas Leu | 20 August 2014 | Psychology, Recovery | No Comments   

Reality is Perception

Many years ago, one of my mentors used to tell me that "the world is as you are, not as it is…" Read More »
Thomas Leu | 06 April 2014 | Psychology, Recovery | 1 Comment   

Avoid-Dance

“I don’t want to go there; I don’t want to talk about that…” I hear this quite a bit within the different aspects of my work. The frequency of this isn’t surprising, but the high price we pay for... Read More »
Tom Leu | 21 January 2014 | Psychology, Recovery | No Comments   

3650

**Note: this was originally written in 2012. All still true, just with many more days added of continuous sobriety. If I can, you can too. No doubt about it… ********** 3650 The number of days of continuous sobriety today,... Read More »
Tom Leu | 17 December 2012 | Recovery | No Comments   

Juicy

Despite what the world tries to tell us and sell us time and time again… Life can get better. People can change. People can recover. People can achieve happiness and contentment in life. People can improve their circumstances and... Read More »
Tom Leu | 08 June 2012 | Psychology, Recovery | No Comments   

Ad-DICK-tion

You know who they are… Those who make an exception not to be an asshole. Those who derive pleasure by causing other people pain. Those who stir shit up just for kicks. Those who COMPLAIN about everyone and everything, but do nothing... Read More »
Tom Leu | 06 June 2012 | Psychology, Recovery | No Comments