Editors note: Below are two world service contributions from OA members in support of our Strategic Plan. My name is Heidi, and I’m a compulsive overeater—a short sentence, but one I could not say for many years. During my childhood, I was often alone because my parents worked full-time. My big sister did well in school, and my parents always talked about her as this great role model. I resented my sister, and I rebelled because I wanted to be different. My sister lives in California and has been in OA for decades. About thirty years ago, I visited her,

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