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Pivot for Change (by T. P. Jr.)
EITHER this God business in AA is nothing or it is the ultimate first thing in my life on the AA program. If it is nothing, then 350,000 sane,...
False Rumor (by The Editors)
ON page 40 of the April 1967 Grapevine there was an item headed "Answer Anyone?" which read in its entirety: "What do you do if it's been rumored...
Scatter Your Fears (by Ervin Seale)
There is only one name for all failure, misery, unhappiness and trouble. It is fear. Nervousness, timidity, anxiety, worry, grief, depression,...
William James and Alcoholics Anonymous (by Robert S. Roth, S.J.)
THE place of God in AA is, of course, widely known. I was quite surprised and intrigued, however, to learn recently that the emphasis given to God is...
Conclusion (by The Medical Letter)
More than half of the drug advertisements in two recent issues of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) contained warning of such...
At Last No Longer Apart (by F. M.)
This is the third article in the Grapevine's series by authors of the personal histories in the Big Book, Alcoholics Anonymous. The Big Book was...
The Bill W.-Carl Jung Letters
HERE is a vital chapter of AA's early history, first published in the Grapevine in January 1963. (Back copies of that issue have been entirely sold...
Five Years in AA--SLIP--COMEBACK (by Jim C.)
IT is almost ten years since I was first introduced to AA. My drinking history had carried me across Canada 4,000 miles from east to west, and as far...
To Find Truth. . .To Feel Love. . .To Stay Young. . . (by D. A. S.)
WE grow old by desertion of our personal ideals, ugly by our self-defensiveness and false by our isolation. We grow old, while still young in years,...
Only One-sixth Left! (by T. F. J. II)
I AM TOMMY, and I'm an alcoholic. I'm now going to tell you about something that happened to me at a meeting here, some time back. And it was during...