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From the June 2018 magazine.

Wherever I go

With a job that keeps her on the road, she comes up with a plan to keep AA No. 1 in her life

"This is Karla, she travels a lot,” my friend Marcel says as she introduces me to a woman at my 6:00 a.m. meeting. These words have a familiarity at this point. They succinctly sum up a lifestyle that has become my new normal. 

This past year has been a whirlwind of travel and adventure, in and out of the rooms of AA. Being a traveling alcoholic isn’t exactly a descriptor I ever wanted on my business card, but it is certainly a huge part of my identity today. 

-- Karla S.

San Francisco, California

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