From the October 2011 magazine.

This Sober Life

In "Growing Up Drunk," a woman recounts the multi-generational affects of alcoholism on her family

This week's package of stories encompasses different kinds of experiences many encounter in sobriety. In "Drinking Dreams," an old timer talks about the phenomenon of drunk dreams. In "Toys and Resentments," a feud over a child's toy is brewing when the narrator realizes that his sobriety is far more important.

Meanwhile, in "A Place Called Home," a man gets sober and during a Ninth Step amends, discovers that his father got sober many years earlier.

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