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by thegirlonthetrain
Wed Feb 24, 2016 6:58 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Can't find Women's only Meetings
Replies: 5
Views: 2629

Can't find Women's only Meetings

i have google searched for meeting lists in my area as the booklet I received last time around has since disappeared. I would like to go to a women's meeting but the filters on the websites I found don't offer the option to search for them. It makes me search by town only and then gives the option t...
by thegirlonthetrain
Tue Feb 23, 2016 10:45 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Afraid of meetings
Replies: 11
Views: 4833

Re: Afraid of meetings

Thanks :)
by thegirlonthetrain
Mon Feb 22, 2016 8:48 pm
Forum: The Family Afterwards
Topic: How/when to tell your family you are getting sober
Replies: 5
Views: 6281

Re: How/when to tell your family you are getting sober

Thanks for your reply. It makes me feel better to know I'm not alone with this scenario. I appreciate you taking the time to get back to me. :)
by thegirlonthetrain
Mon Feb 22, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: The Family Afterwards
Topic: How/when to tell your family you are getting sober
Replies: 5
Views: 6281

How/when to tell your family you are getting sober

Hello. I am brand new to the forum. I posted a message under Newcomers and got some helpful responses. In perusing the board, I found this section which got me thinking about this question. When and how do you recommend telling family members and friends? I have spoken with my sister, uncle and two ...
by thegirlonthetrain
Mon Feb 22, 2016 4:07 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Afraid of meetings
Replies: 11
Views: 4833

Re: Afraid of meetings

Thank you all for your kind words and advice. I think I may try a women's meeting this time around. I find the really big rooms pretty intimidating as I have a huge fear of public speaking in general, let alone talking about a topic that makes me not so proud of myself. Last time around, I went to a...
by thegirlonthetrain
Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:02 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Afraid of meetings
Replies: 11
Views: 4833

Afraid of meetings

hello everyone. My name is Kaity and I am an alcoholic. I have been trying to work through my feelings and actions relating to alcohol for about two years. This past June I finally asked for help and went to my first AA meeting. I remained sober for 21 days which is the longest I've gone without dri...