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The Twelve Steps Revisited/Step 2 (by J. E.)
ONCE during a period of week end piloting, through a mishap of navigation, I flew a light plane into the clouds over some hilly terrain and got lost...
Humility for Today (by Bill W.)
THERE can be no absolute humility for us humans. At best, we can only glimpse the meaning and splendor of such a perfect ideal. As the book "...
Humility for Today (by Bill)
THERE can be no absolute humility for us humans. At best, we can only glimpse the meaning and splendor of such a perfect ideal. As the book "...
The Headache of the Soul (by C. A.)
WHEN I was in graduate school almost thirty years ago, I had a professor whose wife was allergic (or, as the allergists would say, "intolerant" or "...
This Matter of Fear (by Bill)
AS the AA Book says, "Fear is an evil, corroding thread; the fabric of our lives is shot through with it." Fear is surely a bar to reason, and to...
This Matter of Fear (by Bill W.)
AS the AA Book says, "Fear is an evil, corroding thread; the fabric of our lives is shot through with it." Fear is surely a bar to reason, and to...
Why Me? (by L. H., Internationalist)
IT was the usual sticky, sweltering morning in a little oil-boom town called Puerto la Cruz, in eastern Venezuela. By midday, also as usual, I was...
What Is Acceptance? (by Bill)
ONE way to get at the meaning of the principle of acceptance is to meditate upon it in the context of AA's much used prayer, "God grant me the...
What Is Acceptance? (by Bill W.)
ONE way to get at the meaning of the principle of acceptance is to meditate upon it in the context of AA's much used prayer, "God grant me the...
Where Will Power Comes In (by Bill)
THERE has always been a lot of confusion about this matter of exerting the will. When the Twelve Steps say "We admitted we were powerless over...