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by Memers
Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:32 pm
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: It isn't easy...
Replies: 3
Views: 2161

Re: It isn't easy...

Hi kasseycando,
I just have to say, if it were easy, we'd all have sobriety at the first try. All AA asks is that you have the desire to stop drinking. You might try looking on Youtube, there are many speaker videos uploaded on there. I wish you well. Peace, Memers
by Memers
Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:20 pm
Forum: Sponsorship
Topic: What is the difference between a temp and an alcoholic ...?
Replies: 5
Views: 3294

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

My understanding is that a temporary sponsor is someone who you can meet with or call, until you find someone that you think you can relate with better. Sometimes you find what you need in your temporary sponsor and it works out that they become your permanent one. So if you are new to the program, ...
by Memers
Sun Dec 29, 2013 9:31 pm
Forum: The Family Afterwards
Topic: A vent and request for perspective, dead alcoholic parent
Replies: 13
Views: 8705

Re: A vent and request for perspective, dead alcoholic paren

Hi Old Rocker, I grew up not knowing who my dad was. At 26 I pressured my mom for as much info as she remembered and eventually found him. Thinking I was going to complete my circle, for closure or a potential relationship. Come to find my father was a serious alcoholic. We tried to have a relations...