The Weekly Package
Web Exclusive: Sobriety, A Road of Miracles
A sober man recalls how AA got him through all of life's ups and downs
The miracles keep coming.
I gave away a good life to alcohol including my wife, kids and a great part of my possessions. Then after almost 40 years of drinking, I turned to AA for help.
From the time of my first AA meeting, which my wife dragged me to, until the time of my sobriety date, I fought AA for about three years, still believing I could do it on my own.
Then on a Saturday morning, still drinking, I was going to one of the meetings that I went to and one of my regular weekly customer showed up at the meeting. He was there to ask members for help at a local jail from which he was recently... Login to read more
Not a subscriber? Click here to subscribe.
New to AA? Find sober support
February 2014: Turning Tumblers into Wind Chimes
Giving it away to keep it
February 2014: 24-Hour Delivery
- Personal Stories
AA's tales of recovery
February 2014: My Own Private Hell
- Twelve Traditions
AA's guiding principles
February 2014: One Hot Texas Summer
- Emotional Sobriety
Dry drunk no more
February 2014: Paradise Found
Stories from those who've been there
January 2014: In His Back Pocket