Mary Pearl T Understanding and Applying the 12 Steps of Alanon features funny stories about becoming honest about harms done resisting, making amends, and then enjoying relief when you do. She talks about her gradual spiritual awakening as she grows in Alanon. This is not a "how to take the steps" guide. She shares her experiences with Alanon and the steps. Some of them just happen to be funny and easy to relate to!