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Editorial Guidelines

Purpose of the EDM NEWS

The EDM NEWS is a broad-based service blog for the NA member and includes:

  • Information about EDM activities and events.
  • Announcements/ Challenges/Experiences of groups and/or service bodies.
  • Interesting facts and/or historic details about local NA communities.
  • Personal experience and artwork.

Material for the EDM NEWS comes from NA members. We need your help to write articles for the EDM NEWS, and/or to encourage other members you know to do so, especially someone you know who has a great story to share.

The EDM NEWS has editorial guidelines, like any publication:
  1. Submissions are copyedited for grammar, sentence structure, spelling, and comprehension and for consistency with “NA language” (clean, addict, etc.) before they are posted.
  2. Posts and Comments on the EDM NEWS Blog should reflect the principles of our recovery program to which we all aspire in our personal recovery efforts.
  3. In keeping our Tradition 12 (Anonymity) please be vigilant regarding your content both written and photographic. No anonymity-breaking images and please avoid political or religious content.
  4. We do not share personal information with third-parties nor do we store information we collect about your visit to this blog for use other than to analyse content performance through the use of cookies, which you can turn off at any time by modifying your internet browser’s settings. We are not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other websites or media without our permission.
  5. We encourage you to write comments and give feedback to certain articles. Comments will be approved by admins of this Blog before they go online. Please avoid: Self-promotion, NA politics and offensive language.
Have an idea for the EDM NEWS? We’d love to hear your input! Write up your ideas. Use our Submission Form or send them to us: