Changing Course
August 2020 | LGBTQ+

Changing Course

I was nourished by these women. What resonated loudly was hearing that “getting sober is like trying to turn the Titanic around.” The woman’s words shook me to my core.

While visiting my son in Colorado, I decided to take in an AA meeting because I was feeling itchy and lonely for my people. Plus, it’s so much fun to make friends away from home. As my husband dropped me off at the meeting, he wanted to know how it was possible that the church parking lot could be full at 9:00 a.m. on a Monday with so many alcoholic women. Turns out it was.

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