The Door of My Soul
A Young AA lost herself to alcohol but AA proved to be the key
I have been struggling for so long, trying to just figure out how to be happy—happy with me and happy with life. Always trying on the wrong shoes and being disappointed. I let by myself down and others. I picked up alcohol, which led to the picking up of many other mind-altering, soul-distorting substances, and an obsession with sex and male-attention, and a confusion as to where I fit in.
In all of it, I lost the most important thing—myself.
Four and a half months into sobriety and desperately trying to figure out how to work the AA program to suit me, I was running into...
Finding My Way Home
Feeling alienated even amongst family, this AA used prayer to feel reconciled with his family
Years of AA and Step work showed him that he could cut the thread on his anger
My Friend Bill
An AA reflects upon his friendship with an oldtimer he met at a meeting overseas
Homeless But Not Hopeless
One day he woke up and realized that he didn't have to live like this anymore