This month’s feature section is “Mid-Sobriety Challenges” Powerful stories by AA members about the challenges that happen after 10, 15 or 20+ years of sobriety.
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Trick or Treat
When I was a few years sober, my twins decided they didn’t need me to go trick-or-treating with them anymore.
My side of the street
Step Ten is our “acid test.” Can we “stay sober, keep in emotional balance and live to good purpose under all conditions” as we grow in understanding and effectiveness, putting our AA w
God shot at Gate 1
In early 2016, I made a momentous decision. I vowed to save my life, my family and my marriage. In other words, I was going to get sober.
One day a man barged into our meeting room and hijacked it while it was in full swing. His profanity-laced, hate-filled tirade continued unabated to the dismay of all those attending.
Just in Time
I had been a mail carrier for more than 20 years and a member of AA for just as long.
Grapevine Daily Quote September 25
“I have learned how to place principles before personalities, begun to understand that it’s okay for me to be wrong, and that it is also all right for me to allow others to be wrong and to make mistakes. Learning to let go is a huge part of service work on all levels.”
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