I Am In Aa

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    ethanwalley ethanwalley
    26-30, M
    Sep 18, 2014

    Alcoholic And Suffered From Grave Emotional And Mental Disorders

    my first memory was when i was five or six years old. i looked through the hole in the wall of my bedroom to see my drunken dad sitting on a chair with ny mom laying across his legs on her back as he held her by the hair and forced water down her throat. he was mean and very...
    dayglodancerman dayglodancerman
    61-65
    Feb 8, 2012

    Well' Na 'anyway

    Back in the rooms after a revisit to hell ,seemed to be as ...hellish as ever,thank "God/hp I am back/.# weeks later and I am over the 'honeymoon period' of returning to N.A ,and am now reaching the 'Now what? mode ..again.
    lezstar lezstar
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jan 8, 2010

    Sober Sickness

    I have been on the roller coaster to stop drinking for 10 years. Its hard when alcoholism is in your family. They say you can pick your friends but you cant pick your family. What got me sober I was diagnoised with cirrhosis of the liver Aug 17, 2010 and have been sober now 1 yr...
    gildezel gildezel
    56-60
    Sep 6, 2011

    Sober And Loving It!

    I started trying to get sober in 1995 after a not so gentle push from some friends. I went to a treatment center in Atlanta and left after 5 weeks. I felt it wasn't where I needed to be. When I came home and discussed with My Friends, I left about a month later for Hazelden in...
    edgarner51 edgarner51
    61-65, M
    1 Response Mar 9, 2010

    Hello My Name Is Passingthought

    Hello my name is passingthought, and I am a alcoholic. Hello my brothers and sisters. I know there's more of us here somewhere. But I have been to small meetings and groups before. LOL   I guess denile is heavy here.  This must be an open meeting lol   Today is a good day to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jul 10, 2011

    I went to my first aa meeting today

    and counseling. Not feeling good but definitely better than before.
    jsaylor117 jsaylor117
    26-30, F
    Sep 1, 2015

    Well' Na 'anyway

    Back in the rooms after a revisit to hell ,seemed to be as ...hellish as ever,thank "God/hp I am back/
    lezstar lezstar
    46-50, M
    Jan 8, 2010

    So I'm 9 months sober

    and this has been a living hell. I have been up and down and all around with my mood swings I had to be hospitalized numerous times because I was threatening to kill myself, I lost all my friends and yet I still am sober and go to these meetings. Why?
    amyriadofmelodies amyriadofmelodies
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Feb 7, 2015
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