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by Seymour
Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:09 pm
Forum: Sponsorship
Topic: What is the difference between a temp and an alcoholic ...?
Replies: 5
Views: 3293

Re: What is the difference between a temp and an alcoholic .

Ok thanks for that. I will try a temporary one for a while then!
by Seymour
Tue Dec 17, 2013 12:54 pm
Forum: The 12 Steps
Topic: Making amends to crazy people
Replies: 9
Views: 7023

Re: Making amends to crazy people

Thank you Chip. I have not attended a meeting as it is almost impossible for me. My schedule changes every day and I move around alot. The internet is it for me. I am going to try and find a sponsor online and read the book..... but it is big? I am wondering where I will get the time... but I will d...
by Seymour
Tue Dec 17, 2013 12:39 pm
Forum: Sponsorship
Topic: What is the difference between a temp and an alcoholic ...?
Replies: 5
Views: 3293

What is the difference between a temp and an alcoholic ...?

Am curious what the difference is between getting a temporary sponser and talking to an alcoholic that has solved the problem?
by Seymour
Tue Dec 17, 2013 12:12 pm
Forum: The 12 Steps
Topic: Making amends to crazy people
Replies: 9
Views: 7023

Re: Making amends to crazy people

Thank you all for your replies. @ChefChip - great response. I am very new to AA and I thought I had figured out the first few steps. Maybe I am wrong?! I was looking through the next few steps and began wondering what will happen when and if and so on.... I am not sure about the god thing. Basically...
by Seymour
Tue Dec 17, 2013 11:50 am
Forum: The 12 Steps
Topic: Making amends to crazy people
Replies: 9
Views: 7023

Making amends to crazy people

Ok... so I have not been exactly correct with my treatment of some people - for example my aunt. I realised at some point that she is a very toxic person. She was seriously messing with my mind - I had no idea that such completely distorted individuals existed. So I distanced myself from her and the...
by Seymour
Tue Dec 17, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: The 12 Steps
Topic: Am new here. What are the 12 steps?
Replies: 5
Views: 3053

Re: Am new here. What are the 12 steps?

Thank you all for your posts. I've found them... I think I wasn't looking very hard. I now have more questions!
by Seymour
Tue Dec 10, 2013 11:19 am
Forum: The 12 Steps
Topic: Am new here. What are the 12 steps?
Replies: 5
Views: 3053

Am new here. What are the 12 steps?

I hope I do not sound stupid but I couldn't find a list of the 12 steps anywhere on the forum. Maybe I haven't looked properly. I would like to know what they are if anybody can help?
by Seymour
Tue Dec 10, 2013 9:35 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: It finally hit me.... The 1st step
Replies: 11
Views: 2555

Re: It finally hit me.... The 1st step

Hi Lizmcaal! I am new here. Never been to aa before but I can relate to you. I have been in self hate mode for years and using coke too - so that I could drink more or black out less. I feel terror at the though of all the Christmas/New Year parties and friends that will expect me to go wild as usua...
by Seymour
Tue Dec 10, 2013 9:25 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Introducing Myself
Replies: 34
Views: 9298

Re: Introducing Myself

Hello. This is my first time posting in this group. I am not entirely sure how it all works. I am just recovering from my last binge. I know I need help. I do not drink everyday but alcohol is destroying my life. When I do drink - it's a total disaster.