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.
In "On the Rat Wheel," a woman discusses her obsessive thinking and how it almost led her to pick up a drink.
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December 2013: Where the ducks swim
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December 2013: Blowing in the wind
Giving it away to keep it
December 2013: Flight from Omaha
- Personal Stories
AA's tales of recovery
December 2013: Christmas in a bar
- Twelve Steps
AA's blueprint for sobriety
December 2013: Late night at the drive-thru