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 11
“We began to see adversity as a God-given opportunity to develop the kind of courage which is born of humility, rather than bravado. Thus we were enabled to accept ourselves, our circumstances, and our fellows.”
Count your days here.