I Live the 12 Steps

A Spiritual Way Of Life For Anyone 14 People

    My Life Is Serene When I Do

    There was a time when I was young, I became a hard drug user.  I could tell you all about it, but that's not the point of this story.  I need to say tho I have struggled with addiction at different times in my life. There was a time when I was clean and sober...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Oct 9, 2008

    New Beginning

    I became addicted to heroin at 15 years old, and by the time I was 17 I was an physical and emotional wreck, and wanted to end my life. I managed to use prescription pills to come off heroin, and then my life changed (at least on the outside) - I did normal things, like going...
    jeneveve25 jeneveve25
    3 Responses Feb 2, 2009

    Rocketed In To The 4th Dimension!

    I first started attending AA in 8'6 and managed to change my life drastically in the 12 years I attended and worked the 12 steps thoroughly. I barely graduated from high school and during the 12 years I was able to get a BS in Computer Science and Math with honors. Something that...
    rmclin rmclin
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 17, 2011

    I stumbled across the 12 steps

    when my life was in crisis and, although I wasn't addicted to anything, I felt out of control. I used them to process my grief and it was helpful. I think that the 12 steps can be helpful to everybody, and walking in forgiveness and accountability is a good way to live, but...
    ProfessorYaffle ProfessorYaffle
    41-45, F
    Mar 8
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