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The Best Is Yet To Come
Grateful even in the face of life's trials and tribulations
"My name is Craig and I am an alcoholic." That statement tells the reader the most important fact concerning my life—that I have a progressive, fatal disease that if left untreated will result in an untimely death.
I grew up in an upper middle class house where all was seemingly well. My parents behaved almost God-like. It was not intentional that I was unable to see their imperfections. It was just that they were raised in upper middle class families where their respective fathers were doctors who had transferred impeccable behaviors to their offspring.
I didn't pick up my...
Dear Old Dad
After getting sober, he showed his father the same compassion he would any suffering alcoholic
A Living Hell
He no longer has to live that way
The Light in Their Eyes
A member reflects on the joys of sharing his recovery
The Work of the Soul
Ultimately, her alcoholism led her to a better life