From the January 2014 magazine.

Basket Case

Not wanting to be short-changed, a member considers tossing in another dollar or two

Tradition Seven: Every A.A. group ought
to be fully self-supporting, declining outside contributions.

I’m not going to write about how poor I was when I showed up at AA’s doorstep. Neither is my purpose to preach from some moral high ground. What I do want to reveal, though, is evidence of my own flawed thinking when it comes to money and value, in the hope that some of my fellows might relate.

-- Casey K.

Castle Rock, Colorado

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