You think recovery meetings are just an addiction?

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I used because I had a lot of back pain

My wife was on my back, my kids were on my back, my boss was on my back, bill collectors...


From Jail to Yale, a Park Bench to Park Place, you are welcome here

One of the best things about 12 step meetings is the diversity. Everyone is welcome....


The person I was will drink/drug again

  This means that I must change.   All the willpower in the World will not keep...


Sitting on the fence kills my ass

Nothing is more painful than chronic relapsing. Living on the fence with one leg...


Non-addicts change their behavior to meet their goals; addicts change their goals to meet their behavior.

If you pick up the first drink or if you give up on working a solid recovery program,...


If you think repetition is bad, feel your pulse

This saying applies to everything! It reminds us that we need to hear the same things...


AA has no fixed address, you should take it with you

You stop using (and stay stopped) by applying what you learn at 12 step meetings...


If AA is a crutch, at least I'm walking

AA (as well as other 12 step meetings and therapy) is not an addiction. An addiction...


A broken brain cannot fix a broken brain.

According to the American Medical Association, the organ that is injured with addiction...


We stay sober, I get drunk

The first word of the first step is "We," not "I." The first tradition of 12 step...