February 2021Special Section
This month’s Featured Section is “Sponsorship.” Members share stories about the joys and challenges of sponsoring one another. Also included are powerful stories of hope by members during the current COVID-19 crisis.
Lily, Our Friend
About 20 minutes after 8:00 one Saturday, while sitting in my morning AA meeting, my mind kept wandering to thoughts of a friend in the program. I’ll call her Lily.
When truth stares at you
In the spring of 1985, I did a “geographic” from New York City to San Francisco, only to find that I had followed myself all the way across the country.
Just Following Suggestions
At six months sober, I had just finished cleaning and waxing my newly purchased but used Maverick.
Grapevine Daily Quote January 19
“A while ago a speaker said that it was no use admitting that one was an alcoholic unless the admittance was accompanied by a realization of what being an alcoholic really meant ... He said there was no use my making the admission even in the full realization of what it meant, unless I accepted the fact that I was an alcoholic without resentment.”
Count your days here.