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Young and Sober in Alaska
At 25, his life took a turn that led him to AA
My life took an amazing turn October 5, 2012. During the four years before that, I had been an active alcoholic and addicted to pain killers. My heavy drinking began when I was in high school. I would sit in the back row of my classes and secretly sip out of the tall boys I'd snuck in.
Although I loved to read and my childhood dream had been to become a writer, I loved being a rebel who ditched class with my friends. Obviously, I didn't take school too seriously and eventually I just stopped going.
At first he didn't think he wanted what those AAs had
Gold Is Where You Find It
He realized that every meeting had a message worth hearing
Saved by Prison
Though he had been to meetings before, it was only after being arrested that he found sobriety
She had to change her attitudes and habits now that she was sober