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The Fellowship in Eastern Europe
A member is grateful for the plenitude of meetings at home after a trip abroad
I need to empty my heart out.
This past May, I took a trip to the northeast part of Slovakia. As I have done with each trip I have taken since I got sober, I inquired about meetings there. I learned that there were very few AA meetings in that Eastern European country from a lovely woman named Michaela, whom I had first met at the International Convention in Minneapolis in 2000. At that time, she told me there were 15 meetings, all in the capital city of Bratislava.
Remembrance of Things Past
A daughter reflects upon her mother's death from alcoholism
Facing my Fears
A member applies Step One to other areas of his life
At the Crossroads
After 18 years sober, he realized that he was responsible
A Day at Disney
A mother learns a lesson about honesty on a trip with her children