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From Dark to Light
Doing amends a second time around brought a new joy to her life
I just completed working the Steps for the second time and making amends was a blast. The first time I was newly sober and living in my hometown. The damage I had done was fresh and people were readily available for making direct amends.
This time however, it was over two decades and thousands of miles later. I chose to work the Steps again because I wanted to rededicate myself to emotional sobriety. I did a fearless and thorough inventory, focusing in on the emotional damage I had done. I went back over my drinking years to make sure I had not missed anyone or anything during my...
Taking the Second Step
A newcomer grapples with the concept of a higher power
Books, Books, Books
She questioned her homegroup's use of outside literature
Learning to Listen
A member reflects on how cross talk goes against the Steps and Traditions
Service in Sobriety
Being of service at the group level and beyond helped this AA to carry the message