Stuck in a funk
Without Twelfth Step work, the Promises evaporate as quickly as they came
AFTER 22 years of sobriety, I started slacking on my meetings, from two to three per week to one meeting per week (my home group meeting). The calls to my sponsor became a little less frequent as well. I started feeling disconnected from Alcoholics Anonymous and all the gifts given to me--God, fellowship, Steps and sponsor--all of which equals sobriety for me.
Aside from the position I hold as intergroup rep for my home group, my service was nil. I got to meetings as they were starting and stopped hanging out for the meeting after the meeting. I stuck around, just not for long, and...
-- Laura S.
Coral Springs, Fla.