Tough Love
October 2022 | Relapse | On the Cover

Tough Love

The kindness kept her coming, but it was the members who told her the truth that saved her life

Relapse is a big part of my story. For my first year and a half in AA, I did not stay sober between meetings. At one point, I stopped picking up 24-hour chips because I accepted that I was going to drink on my way home from the meeting.


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