Home Recovery A New Love Song

A New Love Song

1 min read
1
In my late 30s, I got way too excited about writing songs with my church’s music director. For several months, as we collaborated, I flirted with him and got enmeshed with his dream of selling songs commercially. I’d always been overweight, but during this time I was so alight with creative and sexual energy that I barely slept or ate, and weight had dropped off. My husband, without accusing me of anything, warned me and tried to get me to stop, but I didn’t listen. I just got determined to make sure he didn’t find out how deeply I was in.

To continue reading this story, subscribe or log in below. For US$23, subscribers get one year of access to new Lifeline stories published ten times per year, plus our complete archive of hundreds of stories published since January 2016.

Existing Users Log In
   
New User Registration
*Required field
  • Going to Any Length

    I started attending a Monday night OA meeting but found myself struggling with abstinence.…
  • Trusted Others

    I’ve heard that a Higher Power can be anything or anyone but me. However, I do believe in …
  • The Day’s Help

    My life has been changed by Step Eleven. My whole life, I’d been searching for connection …
Load More Related Articles
  • Knock, Knock

    I went to my first OA meeting many years ago. I already knew someone, so it wasn’t too sca…
  • newss

    Slogan Direction

    The Third and Eleventh Steps were difficult for me in the beginning because of the word “w…
  • Going to Any Length

    I started attending a Monday night OA meeting but found myself struggling with abstinence.…
Load More By admin
  • Meditation: “Quality Time”

    This is a story of my relationship with HP, whom I choose to call God. I did all of my Ste…
  • Gifts Abundant and Accessible

    My area is blessed with a face-to-face meeting that occurs at noon every weekday. As a you…
  • Teddy Bear Self-Esteem

    My self-esteem was low when I first set foot in these rooms of recovery. I was addicted to…
Load More In Recovery
Comments are closed.

Check Also

Knock, Knock

I went to my first OA meeting many years ago. I already knew someone, so it wasn’t too sca…