I Can’t Play a Symphony alone!

Last month I returned to a city across the country. While listening to the overture backstage, I waited for the symphony to begin. I watched the fluid movements of my colleagues perform the delicate and different movements onstage. Their lifetime of attention, discipline and service was enabling sublime music-making that lifted my soul. I exhaled…

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Spotlight on the Twelve Steps Within (TSW)

TSW is the Twelfth Steps Within committee. The goals of the committee are to provide services to members that will help keep them from relapse, and also help them if they do come back after relapse. The committee will be doing at least one workshop each quarter. TSW also hosts 15 week Step Studies. We are in…

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Heavy Phones

JUST PICK IT UP! Who knew that a cell phone could feel like it weighs 1,000 lbs? Well, that’s what somesay. To sound like an old-timer, years ago, before the age of cell phones and texting, the onlyoption was a home, work, or pay phone with a cord connected to the wall. Fast forward to…

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Words on Writing

From your fellow OA members I use the tool of writing almost everyday as part of my prayer and meditation time. WhenI write I gain understandings of myself and others. I gain an honesty that is certain andgenuine. I learn I am not terminally unique and my story shares commonality with othercompulsive overeaters. -Beth P….

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