Seven Miles High
Daily drinking on a dangerous road got him a DUI and an introduction to AA
For a long time before abstaining from booze, I recognized that I was an alcoholic. The question was what do you want to do about it. My answer at the time was, "Nothing." I preferred wallowing in my behavior. This went on for years. Finally, a DUI caused a pause in my behavior. The lull in my activity gave me time to think. Attending some mandatory AA meetings gave me a direction. Ultimately, I got some resolve and quit drinking. As far as I am concerned that was one of the best choices I have made lately.
I have been sober for two years. In that time, I have gotten a divorce and...
-- Tom F.
Fort Bragg, California
A New Kind of Love
In sobriety, she learned how to love herself and others
While I Was in Prison
Literature and letters helped this prisoner find AA and start a sober life
We often don't plan our last drink. She had hers at a baseball game.