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Do It the Best Way (by Pete P.)
I HAVE learned that resentments and disagreements among ourselves have harmed more good men and women than anything else--or so it seems. Don't get...
Do You Want to Grow? (by N. E. Ohio General Service Committe)
WE came to AA afraid and ashamed. The Twelve Steps opened the door of recovery. Those of us who keep on seeking ways to practice the Twelve Steps in...
Sobriety in Sign Language - A Memo (by P. G.)
17 Sept. 1958 From: Iwakuni, Japan, Alcoholics Anonymous Group To: General Service Office Subj.: Translation of the Preamble and Twelve Steps into...
Dear Lyb, (by A. K.)
"MANY of us wonder sometimes how we will pan out under varying circumstances. When I was a soldier, for example, I wondered how things would be when...
Around the World (by R. A., in The Internationals' Bulle)
WE pilots went through another unsettled period and between that and Twelfth Step work I was up to my ears. . . . Two days before we were to start...
The End of Purky's Tale. . .Part Two (by F. W.)
HI! For those who didn't catch my tale in the Grapevine last December, I'll identify myself. My name is Purky and I am not an alcoholic. My old man...
Keystones in Growth (by Anon.)
IN the AA way of life, all of us become infected with a spirit of eagerness and earnestness. With most of us it is a chronic infection, even though...
Sidebar (by Chit-Chat)
Now that I have a few hundred bone-dry days under my belt, there is a great temptation to reduce AA to an unthinking formula. You know the general...
7 Come 11 (by Anon.)
ARE we not gambling with our sobriety when we fail to hit seven and eleven regularly on our Twelfth Step Program of recovery? Step Seven suggests...
Pro and Con (by P. R.)
Brief comments and excerpts from letters containing opinions pro and/or con specific items (including the Grapevine itself) will appear in this...