It Only Takes Two
When the meeting doesn't happen, two AAs are able to share their experience, strength and hope at a local diner
As a member of the Armed Forces I have had many opportunities during my career to face my fears out of necessity, deal with them and accomplish my duties with little regard for my own safety. However, dealing with the fact that I am an alcoholic and doing something about it shook me to my core. After nearly nine months of sobriety, and attending meetings of my home group, they have become just a part of my day—and maybe the best part. Due to my work, I am required to travel often, and until recently, I always chose to avoid attending meetings out of town for fear of seeing someone I...
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San Antonio, Texas
The Story is the Same
Seeing a young man drunkenly stumble into his halfway house reminded him that we have a common story and a common solution
The Metamorphosis of a Firefly
Alcohol transformed her into a wild child but AA transformed her into a loving, mature person
A Pillar of AA
His Higher Power showed him what it meant to be of service in a humble way
The End of a Sad Soap Opera
With her life in shambles and knowing nothing of AA, she remembered a sober character on a tv show and picked up the phone