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The Pagan in Recovery: The Twelve Steps From a Pagan Perspective |
Author: Deirdre Hebert
Publisher: Asphodel Press
Category: Pagan Recovery Level: All
Pagans are not immune to addiction, alcoholism or compulsive behaviors. But sadly, the most effective program we know, the Twelve Steps, are deeply rooted in Christian thought, making their adoption quite difficult for the average Pagan. With Christian prayers being said at many meetings, with the Twelve Steps speaking of a singular, male God, the typical Pagan can feel quite uncomfortable. The unfortunate result is that many Pagans give up on recovery, or try to white-knuckle it, or worse, never achieve sobriety.
The Pagan in Recovery: The Twelve Steps From a Pagan Perspective describes, in detail, a way for the average Pagan to approach the Twelve Steps, without compromising on their beliefs. Each step is fully described, and a simple ritual is provided for each step which is designed to provide the reader with an intuitive understanding of the step they are undertaking. Each of these rituals may be used as-is, or they may be modified as the reader sees fit.
The book is available as a soft-cover or as an e-book, and will soon be available in hard-cover.
Author's Notes: The author wishes to make this book available to any who need it. Discounts are available for bulk purchases from groups, hospitals, Pagan churches and so forth. The e-book is very reasonably priced for those who are unable to afford the physical book. The soft-cover may be purchased directly from Asphodel Press or Lulu for a discounted price.
Those who are in need of the book, but otherwise unable to afford it, are encouraged to contact the author via email at deirdre (at) thepaganinrecovery (dot) com.
Where To Buy: The book may be purchased at the author's website (thepaganinrecovery.com) , at Lulu.com, asphodelpress.com, and will soon be available through Amazon.com, or to be ordered at your local bookseller.
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