Which End of the Telescope?
We look at ourselves in different ways
THERE CAME A POINT in my sobriety when I was forced through external circumstances to take a good look at myself, my sobriety, and AA's role in my life. I had to determine what alcoholism, the Twelve Steps, and the Fellowship meant to me. What I discovered probably did as much for me as the Steps, but in a different light. For me it has been another new beginning on a higher spiritual plane.
While drinking, and indeed before, I shut myself off from the rest of the world. I was an isolationist who through the teenage years allowed himself but one friend at any given point in time. I...
-- D. W.