Lifeline Story Submission Write directly to the topic you have chosen. You may write on any topic important to you, or you may write about a specific topic that will be covered in an upcoming issue. See below for 2016 Lifeline topics and writing prompts. Focus on the experience, strength, and hope you have found in OA. References to other Twelve Step programs and outside support are considered outside issues. Briefly describe your physical, emotional, and spiritual condition when you entered OA. Be specific, including your weight at that time. Relate in detail how the Steps, Step principles, Traditions, Tools, and/or Twelve Concepts of OA Service helped in your recovery. Describe your OA experience. Tell the length of your abstinence and, if applicable, the weight loss or weight gain you have maintained. Manuscripts and letters sent to Lifeline are assumed to be intended for publication and subject to editing. All manuscripts and letters submitted become the property of Overeaters Anonymous, Inc., and are, therefore, unconditionally assigned to Overeaters Anonymous, Inc., for publication and copyright purposes. Lifeline Story Submission Your Name You can keep your name anonymous, please put anonymous. Email Address Description of Submission * Are you an OA Member? Yes No Please select one Story Submission Please enter your submission to Lifeline here.