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Being Sober and Becoming Happy.

[fa icon="calendar'] May 26, 2017 9:00:00 AM / by John MacDougall posted in getting sober, becoming happy, sobriety, Alcoholics Anonymous, The Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous

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In 2013, my wife Priscilla persuaded me to write a book, that I called “Being Sober and Becoming Happy.” I had worked at the Hazelden treatment center for 19 years, as Director of Spiritual Guidance. I did a lot of patient lectures, and had developed a long list of lectures. Priscilla kept saying “You have to write these things down.” I said, “I’m a talker, not a writer.” She kept after me. After about a year, she said “You’re getting old. Eventually you’ll die. All the lectures will be lost. You should write this stuff down.”  So, I agreed.

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