‘The Family Afterward’ – AA

The Family Afterward

November 13, 2023

By Andy F

Categories: AA literature

Reading the Big Book as an Agnostic Just because I identify as an agnostic doesn’t mean I didn’t read the Big Book. After years of relapse, I eventually received the precious Gift Of Desperation. (Acronym for GOD) It was a powerful motivator to get serious about the AA literature. Over time, I became familiar with it. In the […]

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Big Book ‘Thumpers’

Extremism

August 8, 2023

By Andy F

Categories: Atheists, agnostics and freethinkers

Can you remain sober and happy in AA as an atheist or agnostic? Dear friends  My first book, The Twelve Steps for Agnostics, was published on Amazon on the 21st of August, 2021. The positive comments and reviews from secular AA members have been encouraging and heartwarming. I am very grateful to report that atheists, […]

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Eating disorders and Alcoholism

Eating disorders and Alcoholism

June 26, 2023

By Andy F

Categories: problems other then alcoholism

An addict waiting to happen. By the time I was thirteen, I was an alcoholic waiting to happen. I was wounded mentally and emotionally long before picking up the first drink. In my case, there was no gradual progression. As a young teenager, I had to medicate my conflicted inner world. No sooner did alcohol […]

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