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Like a Second Skin
Her obsession to drink clung tightly until she began practicing Step Three
I am an alcoholic. It does not matter how I got here. What I want to tell about is how I got out. It took two years and a lot of unnecessary struggling, lots of trail and error before I caught on to what was going on in me. There was a lot to learn, more of what not to do compared to what to do. I read the Big Book over and over.
I understood it to be an instruction manual. I thought it would be like other things, follow the instructions and the end result will be a cake, a dress or a cabinet or what ever the instruction were for. Follow the Big Book, step-by-step and the end result...
What Are the Requirements?
An AA considers religion in meetings in the context of the Third Tradition
The Oldest Clubhouse in the World
After making the local news, this former son of a preacher found himself at a meeting in Ohio
A Tapestry of Understanding
In sobriety, she learned that while she could only see the various threads, her Higher Power could see the overall design
All and All
The enormity of the task set before him in Step Eight scared him off–at first