Author Archives: AsJimSeesIt

The Path

Step 1) We admitted we were powerless over alcohol, that our lives had become unmanageable. Step 2) Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity. Step 3) Made a decision to turn our will … Continue reading

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The Angle and the Edge

Dear Sandra, I am a member of Alcoholics Anonymous, and like your brother, my name is also Jim. I’ve been talking to your brother for 5 or 6 years now, and he seems like a pretty good guy. It tells … Continue reading

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They Might Be Giants

In 1991 a friend drove down to Tampa from D.C. to visit me. The whole way down she listened to a CD from a new band called “They Might Be Giants”. She played it for me (many times) and it … Continue reading

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