January 2014: Amber Light
With no TV, no radio, and no cell phone, he turned the power on
When I was first trying to make contact with something or someone who would love me and accept me, I kept running into roadblocks. This was partly due to my lack of acceptance and love for myself, as well as fear of what other people might think of me. I thought I needed to be absolutely right about a Higher Power in order to be accepted and loved in this world, and perhaps happy in the next, should there be a next one.
I was a full-blown alcoholic when I left high school, and for the next six years, until I got sober in 2000, much of my contact with a Higher Power was unconscious....
-- Aaron H.
San Francisco, California