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Step Two and Hope

Hope. When we come to OA we see that despite the failures in our lives – the broken promises, hard feelings, failures, disappointments, destructive behaviours, self-hatred, anxiety, depression or guilt – there is still hope. 449 more words

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Rigorous Honesty

I have been doing a Big Book step study with a sponsee in which we work the steps in tandem. As I contemplated the last question of the Step Three inventory, I was given an answer for my food and body obsession which has lately grown stronger. 565 more words

holiday weekend, love missed

It’s been about a week since we started talking again but I am getting grief at home about it. My thought that is if I am happy then that should be all that matters. 248 more words


Always a Beginner

Step 1: We admitted we were powerless over food – that our lives had become unmanageable.

When I came into OA, I met a long-timer I particularly admired.

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deep in my heart

Todd and I friends again despite Michael not being happy about it. I am still worried about getting hurt and I am telling him something’s that I haven’t said before. 204 more words


nothing has changed

Last night I finally got the truth out of Michael about Todd and it just makes things even worse. Todd had prior to things decided to unfriend me. 255 more words


No One Answer

“I really believe that the solution to most of the problems that confront us today is to be found in growth, individually and as a whole. 461 more words

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