I suffer from terminal uniqueness. I fear that I am not special if Continue reading Terminal Uniqueness
What brought me to OA was a dear friend who had watched my weight inch up year after year from 150 to 295. Continue reading What brought you to OA or back to OA?
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A sponsor works and lives the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions to the best of her or his ability. For many of us, an important part of sponsorship is guiding a sponsee through the Steps, based on personal experience, strength and hope. A sponsor often helps a sponsee on all three levels of recovery – physical, emotional and spiritual.
I talk to my sponsor five days a week. I don’t always have something big to discuss, but consistently calling makes it easier Continue reading Members talk about their Sponsors