Drop the Rock

Removing Character Defects, Steps Six and Seven (2nd. ed.)
Narrated by: Tom Zingarelli
Length: 3 hrs and 18 mins
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Resentment. Fear. Self-pity. Intolerance. Anger. As Bill P. explains, these are the "rocks" that can sink recovery - or at the least block further progress. Based on the principles behind steps six and seven, Drop the Rock combines personal stories, practical advice, and powerful insights to help listeners move forward in recovery. The second edition features additional stories and a reference section.

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Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Yes- I would highly recommend this book to anyone in recovery and in a twelve step program. The focus is on steps six and seven, which as important as they are, can be underemphasized by some people in working through the 12 steps. I will listen to this book time and time again. Well read- narrator's voice is very nice.

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Thank you

Thank God for AA, the fellowship, and all of you for keeping me sober today❤

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I needed this. it's like 12 stepping my defects.

it was a great read (listen) really helped me with my defects of character. noe it is easier to let them go.

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learn to drop things

very insightful and practical it will help almost anyone that hasn't gotten what they want out of being Sober.

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Badass insights into recovery!!

Incredibly insightful - God does not make too hard terms with those who seek Him.

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Thank you so much!

Faster pace than I prefer, however the voice tone and the content more then make up for it. I'll listen again before doing these steps, which I'm on now.

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necessary read for anyone in recovery ❤️

excellent read for anyone, really. for those in recovery, it is a staple. it is something to read more than once, even.

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Right on time, just like God

As I'm working my 6th and 7th steps, this helped put words to the mixed emotions and uncertainty that I was/am feeling. Along with support of my peers, this helped me see that the fear and rebellion that were coming was normal. I was able to feel as one of many and to take inspiration in the journey.

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Amazing

If you love recovery then you’ll love Drop The Rock! It’s a deep dive into steps 6 & 7 with some very fresh perspectives for anyone looking to take their program to the next level.

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I learned what true humility is and willingness

I can now say that I'm willing to have God remove these defects and I can't wait to see who I am when he does!!!

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  • Martin Halsey
  • 03-17-20

Either act through love or fear.

As with all books I enjoy, I take away some very pertinent points that bring change in my life.
The message here is one of accountability for ones action and to make sure these actions are performed out of love for ones self and others.

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  • okeydokiboy
  • 12-22-19

Perfect for 6 & 7

Highly recommend perfect for 6 & 7
Will give to all when going through the steps

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  • ian moonsammy
  • 11-27-18

a must for those inrecovery from addiction

a must for those in recovery or think they should get recovery from addiction x

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  • Maggie Callan
  • 11-20-18

Would definitely recommend this

I found this great, I am newish to recovery and this helped me understand steps 6 & 7 more. Would definitely recommend to anyone who is trying to better themselves via the 12 step programme. We are the lucky ones!

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  • David
  • 06-05-18

Great book, narration good

I've read the book and high lighted it, it's excellent and really helped me.
The audio seems a bit lightweight but I really enjoyed it.
Thanks all.

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  • Miss. L.
  • 05-02-18

LISTEN to it!

probably one of the most valuable gifts I have ever heard. drop your own rock

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  • Colin London
  • 07-14-17

it is just excellent for anyone in 12 Steps

I would suggest it to anyone. I had no problems with listening on the technical side either

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  • Craig
  • 03-10-17

great

if your in recovery it's worth a listen
loads of great sayings and inspiration
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  • lance whiteford
  • 02-06-17

One of the best books around recovery ever

This book was recommended to me by many people and I can see why. This has truly helped me move forward in my recovery and is essential reading for anyone doing steps 6 and 7 (but brilliant for anyone no matter which step they are at)

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  • Anonymous User
  • 06-05-20

Enlightening

I great insight into Steps 6 & 7. I can’t wait to drop my rock and Grey on with my improved life.