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 4
“’Absolute humility would consist of a state of complete freedom from myself, freedom from all the claims that my defects of character now lay so heavily upon me. Perfect humility would be a full willingness, in all times and places, to find and to do the will of God.’”
Count your days here.