From the December 2010 magazine.

Dear Grapevine

Down memory road

While reading the July 2010 issue, I noticed a picture of the Pike Road Meeting in Surrey, British Columbia. I went to my first meeting on a Tuesday at North Delta. After that meeting some people asked me to go for coffee, but I refused. I then drank Wednesday and Thursday. My second AA meeting was that Friday night at Pike Road, and the place was packed.

The speakers that night were all really funny and I found myself laughing and laughing. Not one speaker mentioned God or their Higher Power so I started to get suspicious. Then, I realized Fast Eddy, the fellow who took me to my...

-- EDDY S.

Kelowna, British Columbia