Your Move - Responses from Readers on the Topic of "Online AA" from the May 1996 Grapevine
Don't Forget the Hugs
Thank you for the fascinating article on cyberspace. You clarified a very complicated and technical form of communicating--a unique way of carrying the message of experience, strength, and hope in our beloved Fellowship.
I'm a senior AA old-timer and haven't had a drink for thirty-six years, for which I am deeply grateful to AA. I still find any change difficult, but I believe these computer-age meetings are like old-time AA in a way--e.g., being asked if you qualify and to give some of your drinking story. It helps maintain anonymity. And online AA offers a variety of programs and...
-- Eleanor B.
Silver Spring, Maryland