Grapevine Online Exclusive
After multiple relapses, she hit bottom once and for all
I grew up in the beautiful state of Colorado. My childhood was good and I was given an abundance of opportunities. I had goals, dreams and aspirations for my life and looked to the future with excitement. My dad was an engineer, my mom was a homemaker and I have one older brother. I was raised in the church and we went regularly.
I turned away from what I was taught and started directing my own life around the time that I discovered alcohol. Alcohol was not allowed in our house because of my parents' beliefs but more importantly because alcoholism runs throughout both sides of our...
Login to read more
Not a subscriber? Click here to subscribe.
Back from the Brink
Diagnosed with cirrhosis, he finally faced the truth about his drinking
Five Years Later
After a long relapse he came back to AA and found a God of his understanding
From Control to Surrender
She couldn't believe that she was actually an alcoholic until the night after her first meeting
Reconnecting Through the Years
Their separate lives took them to various continents but they kept bumping into each other through AA
- Twelve Traditions
AA's guiding principles
Behind the Scenes
- Personal Stories
AA's tales of recovery
Tragedy in the Night
- Twelve Steps
AA's blueprint for sobriety
The Road from Reno
New to AA? Find sober support
Like a Duckling
Get a dose of Higher Power here
A River Runs Through It
They've experienced it all ... sober
What's My Secret?