From the October 2017 magazine.

Discussion Topic

Getting sober, & living life

The writer of “Out of Gas” got sober young after going away to Florida for treatment. She got a sponsor and worked the Steps right away, but still needed to work on a lingering resentment later. With others’ help, she walked though the fear and returned home to reconnect with her son and build a sober life. “Each day, I can choose to respond in the spirit of love or fear,” she writes. “The choice is always up to me.”

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