November 2012: Why Me?
"Why me?” Before I got sober almost 13 years ago, I used to ask myself this question all the time. It usually started a series of days with me on my pity pot feeling sorry for myself. “Life is not fair” was the only response I heard from my Employee Assistance Program some 15 years ago. I met my EAP counselor again at an AA convention a few years
later. Imagine that! Now
after being in AA and working the Steps, I have a new perspective.
Recently I was given the opportunity to “be there” for my younger brother, Casey, while his girlfriend, Gloria, was dying of...
-- —Katie C.
West Palm Beach, Florida