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by Holly96
Wed Sep 10, 2008 7:54 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: I dont know if I can even get one day sober
Replies: 13
Views: 3736

Hi Cindy, my name is Holly, and I am an alcoholic. Gosh...i certinly can relate to you. I started drinking when I was young.....and drank for 25 years. The last ten......really heavily. I never....never ever thought I could go ten hours with out booze....much less a day. Yet....here I am ...sober fo...
by Holly96
Mon Aug 25, 2008 1:25 pm
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Hi From Sunny Beatiful Mombasa
Replies: 5
Views: 2764

welcome Kigo! My name is Holly, and I live in Tucson Az. I am so glad your here!
by Holly96
Sat Aug 16, 2008 10:59 pm
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Hi from Washington (the state)
Replies: 5
Views: 3236

Hi Duane, and welcome. Holly here....and I live in Az now, but lived near Olympia Wa for several years before moving here.

glad your here, and welcome again!
by Holly96
Thu Jul 17, 2008 9:42 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: discouraged
Replies: 13
Views: 3510

when I first started going to meetings....i thought I would just go to a few....they (the people in there) would give me some solutions that i could do quickly....and I could get back to my life!.....and some "controlled drinking" LOL It does not quite work like that. I found that I wasself centered...
by Holly96
Thu Jul 17, 2008 9:34 am
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Not a clue
Replies: 5
Views: 3613

welcome!! conrats on your over a week of being away from a drink! My name is Holly, and I am an alcoholic. I remember how rough it was at the start. Hang in there. I agree.....look up your local AA chapter in the phoe book. You can go to an "open" meeting....and it does not mean you are or are not a...
by Holly96
Sun Jun 01, 2008 11:45 pm
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: hi
Replies: 3
Views: 2814

hi Bryony! welcome. That was a really honest statement you made. Thank you for sharing it with us. Keep us posted, and I am glad your here!

By the way...my name is Holly, and I am an alcoholic. :-)
by Holly96
Thu May 29, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: New to this group.
Replies: 7
Views: 2777

Hi Allison and Mike, and welcome. My name is Holly, and I am an alchoholic. This site is a great place for information, and sharing. It has these boards to share on....and then there are "e aa meetings" online here at varioous times. Lots of other info. I was so pleased when I found it several years...
by Holly96
Sat May 10, 2008 10:45 am
Forum: A.A. Birthdays!
Topic: MAY AA BIRTHDAYS
Replies: 40
Views: 18297

Congrats to Bear, Kieth, and Jan as well! wait to go!!
by Holly96
Mon Apr 28, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: A.A. Birthdays!
Topic: April
Replies: 37
Views: 14042

I am so glad to read about each one of us that make it another day....then week....then month....then before you know it....its a year......all one day at a time. I still remember when I broke each day down to two hour pieces....and if I could stay away from a beer for those two hours....I would mak...
by Holly96
Tue Apr 22, 2008 10:49 am
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Hey!
Replies: 15
Views: 6733

Glad your here Z. Great topic and question! I know I have thought" oh my gosh, never drink again.....no way" I still break it up in chunks. I make the choice evey morning to not drink....just for that day. Thats all we really have anyway. Seems a lot less daunting to me.... really glad your here, an...
by Holly96
Thu Apr 10, 2008 11:57 pm
Forum: A.A. Birthdays!
Topic: April
Replies: 37
Views: 14042

wait to go Ian!! woo hoo!!
by Holly96
Thu Apr 10, 2008 11:55 pm
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: jak alcoholic
Replies: 4
Views: 3301

welcome!! so glad you found us, and looking forward to getting to know you!
by Holly96
Fri Mar 21, 2008 10:49 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: I'm back
Replies: 27
Views: 5341

welcome back Kerie. Glad you made it back to AA.

Welcome back!!
by Holly96
Sat Mar 15, 2008 11:48 pm
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Hello From Fort Hood Texas
Replies: 5
Views: 3479

welcome Tara! My name is Holly, and I live in Tucson az.

Welcome and thank your husband for me too. I am a veteran from the Air Force. Thank you too....its service being a spouse too! :-)

Have a great day.
by Holly96
Wed Mar 12, 2008 12:32 am
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Hello from Seattle
Replies: 3
Views: 2800

Hi Stephen! Welcome. My name is Holly, and I just moved back to Tucson Az from Olympia WA. I miss the green....but not the rain! LOL

again welcome, and feel free to ask any questions. We are all here to help one another stay sober today.