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 Post subject: 24 years of AA and now trying TSM
PostPosted: Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:47 am 
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My first sobriety date was April 6th 1993. I had been drinking heavily and smoking a lot of meth. I came out of my first rehab ecstatic at the prospect of a new life. I went to meetings most days, attended sober bowling leagues, dances, parties and just really stayed hooked in. when you brother died of AIDS about a year later, 8 days after his partner's (and out best family friend passed away), I was ready to get loaded.
But I called my sponsor abnd he said to o to the next meeting available. It was a leather-clad bikers meeting. those guys took care of me and I put 4.5 years of sobriety under my belt.
then I decided I hadn't had enough consequences to qualify like my fellow 12-steppers and picked up a drink. since then I have put together a few one and two year intervals. Lakely, it's been every 6 month cycles. 7 rehabs. over 15 working the steps. Probably 13 or 14 sponsors. Each time my hope diminished.
then Amazon put "One Little Pill" on my suggestions list. Thanks so much to Claudia!!! I ordered Naltima (India Naltraxone). But tomorrow I go see the ONLY ONE TSM Dr. in the Dallas-Ft. Worth metroplex I could find.
Here has been my journey so far
Week Units
1 129
2 111
3 97
4 99
5 94
6 75
7 54
8 59
9 66
10 62
11 62

I look forward to the journey with you all.

Harmonicaman
North Texas, USA


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 Post subject: Re: 24 years of AA and now trying TSM
PostPosted: Thu Dec 14, 2017 12:43 am 
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Best of luck! Sounds like you're doing well with it already!


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