Category: Member Writings

2018 Summer Social Joyful!

I enjoyed the Summer Social so much!! We had a great turn out from people all over North Carolina especially our wonderful speaker from Greensboro and people from Raleigh, Hickory and Winston Salem. I enjoyed being in the skit. The…

Shared strength, courage, gratitude

I wanted to share how I was affected by all of the beautiful OA speakers at the convention this past weekend. I am so grateful for all of the honesty, hope, and joy they shared! Their strength and courage, gratitude,…

1st NC Convention Speaker’s Reflection

I was honored to have an opportunity to address the attendees at North Carolina’s first state convention. It was so well run, and the people so friendly that I thoroughly enjoyed myself.  And the format enabled me to both schmooze…

Greensboro Recovery Workshop Joy

On March 24, 2018, two groups of Charlotte OA members attended a Recovery Workshop held in Greensboro, NC.  They started off with a funny icebreaker, moved on to an abstinence workshop and then had a strong speaker. Following that, we…

Unity Day Gratitude

I am extremely grateful for the opportunity to attend Unity Day 2018. It was a true example of many people coming together from all backgrounds of life and from different areas of the world to share in the healing of…