No Walk in the Park
January 2023 | Spiritual Awakenings | Step One

No Walk in the Park

He knew he was powerless when an outing with his dog became a nightmare trip to the liquor store

I remember AA coming easily to me back in 1986 when I made it into the rooms. Within a few months of that first meeting, I had friends, my life was back on track and my wife was happy with my attitude and outlook.


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