Alcoholics Anonymous, Step 1, 1st Step Experience
The first and second edition book “Alcoholics Anonymous” is
in public domain in the United States. The Big Book has
served as a lifeline to millions worldwide. First published in
Step 1. We admitted we were powerless over alcohol—that
our lives had become unmanageable.
This is the First Step question: “Are you willing to fully concede to your innermost self that you are alcoholic?”