August 2020Special Section
This month’s Special Section is “Stories by LGBTQ+ AA Members” featuring experience, strength, and hope by AA members who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning. Also featuring stories of hope by members during the current COVID-19 crisis.
I’m an “out” lesbian. I got sober in AA starting in 1979 when I was 29. I’m 70 now.
My recovery began with my third wife, Josephine. We were drinking partners and we were each particular about our drink of choice. Her drink was Scotch and mine was bourbon.
Grapevine Daily Quote August 8
“I do not need to make amends on my hands and knees; I need to walk tall, without false pride. When I go in humility and sincerely ask people to forgive me, this will remove the burden from my shoulders.”
Count your days here.