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by rosco9058
Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:15 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: What's your thoughts on swearing in meetings?
Replies: 97
Views: 25230

Re: What's your thoughts on swearing in meetings?

i guess i should just consider the source and try going back to that group as they have a lot of meetings close 2 my home but i did feel very uncomfortable after that
by rosco9058
Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:58 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: What's your thoughts on swearing in meetings?
Replies: 97
Views: 25230

Re: What's your thoughts on swearing in meetings?

i dont use profanity very often anywhere but i once slipped at a meeting one word slip i vas very upset telling how my brother up north i found out stold all my 90yo mothers money she was saving for here care if she had 2 go into a nursing home. he stold close 2 300k so he could play bigshot ie driv...
by rosco9058
Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:23 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Justin Alcoholic
Replies: 27
Views: 7181

Re: Justin Alcoholic

welcome justin i dont post a lot but i do read post daily it helps keep me focust in between f2f meetings welcome
by rosco9058
Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:16 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Tapering Off....
Replies: 12
Views: 7485

Re: Tapering Off....

i could b wrong but in the beginning didnt the founders of AA sometimes use whiskey fo someone having severe withdrawal symptoms which can be life threatinging ie before they could get them medical help if you are not having severe withdrawal symptoms while waiting for the 2 beers thing then you don...
by rosco9058
Wed Oct 10, 2012 5:47 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Anyone want to be friends or just need someone to talk to?
Replies: 10
Views: 2320

Re: Anyone want to be friends or just need someone to talk t

wellcome this is a great site keep comming back
by rosco9058
Tue Oct 09, 2012 7:13 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Day 1. Check.
Replies: 18
Views: 4060

Re: Day 1. Check.

congrats lilred on beginning a new life i agree with others who think going 2 a bar this soon could not be a good thing ur here for feedback so thats my 2 cents worth i can relate to having my throat cut while standing at jute box talking to a girl the owners didnt even visit me in the hospital { so...
by rosco9058
Mon Oct 01, 2012 1:05 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Am i wanting to go to F2F meetings 4 the wrong reason
Replies: 11
Views: 2590

Re: Am i wanting to go to F2F meetings 4 the wrong reason

thank you all for ur feedcack i really appreciate it i went to a speaker meeting it was good i think im ready 4 bb study and step meetings so that i can learn more
by rosco9058
Sun Sep 30, 2012 12:58 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Daily step work?
Replies: 7
Views: 2227

Re: Daily step work?

thanks tommy i didnt know how 2 answer u with a pm pls read my post in beginners about reason 4 goint to meetings
by rosco9058
Sun Sep 30, 2012 12:22 am
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Am i wanting to go to F2F meetings 4 the wrong reason
Replies: 11
Views: 2590

Re: Am i wanting to go to F2F meetings 4 the wrong reason

thanks Ann i am going 2 a speaker meeting in the morning i am lucky there are a lot of meetings in my area this one is close a well established club they have a lot going on i plan on going 2 speaker meetings first then try some bb study groups and step meetings i really dont want 2 spend the rest o...
by rosco9058
Sat Sep 29, 2012 11:54 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Am i wanting to go to F2F meetings 4 the wrong reason
Replies: 11
Views: 2590

Am i wanting to go to F2F meetings 4 the wrong reason

i am 61yrs old binge drinker { alcoholic} working the steps on my own. retired. life is good materially. i have no family or friends in the state i live. gets pretty lonely gets old talking to the dogs. i have felt 4 a long time i should go 2 meetings to try and get a life, but i feel like going for...
by rosco9058
Sat Sep 29, 2012 6:06 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Daily step work?
Replies: 7
Views: 2227

Re: Daily step work?

thanks
by rosco9058
Sat Sep 29, 2012 3:48 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Daily step work?
Replies: 7
Views: 2227

Daily step work?

hello could you tell me what steps are to be used daily to help lead a better life?
by rosco9058
Wed Nov 23, 2011 7:59 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: 3 weeks today!
Replies: 20
Views: 6795

Re: 3 weeks today!

great advice tosh i love xa speaker site
by rosco9058
Wed Nov 16, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: The 12 Steps
Topic: The Steps Aren't Necessary
Replies: 82
Views: 55115

Re: The Steps Aren't Necessary

if you think about it many of the steps would be a good way to live your life even if ur not an alcoholic
by rosco9058
Thu Nov 10, 2011 2:15 pm
Forum: Discussions
Topic: My first online meeting!
Replies: 16
Views: 4249

Re: My first online meeting!

how do the online meetings work do u talk or type