Show Filters
Hide Filters


Traumatic Recovery

| Grapevine Online Exclusives
“Hijacked” by alcohol for most of her life, she had found “an entire psychic change” in AA

The Sober Saint

| Grapevine Online Exclusives
We are not saints, but the message of sobriety we give and receive is a sacred one

My guide to the wild west

August 2019 | African-American Alcoholics in AA
Getting sober can be a wonderful journey with the right someone showing the way

Deep blue silent mystery

November 2018
Like the flow of the river where he took his first drink, he followed his search, which led him to AA

This is Life

September 2018
Facing life on life’s terms, she asks not what AA can do for her—but what she can do for AA

Happily Giving

December 2016
Oh, what a bag of goodies we have to share once we we get sober

Middle of the Herd

November 2015
On a remote Alaska road, he got a big scare that turned out to be HP’s Thanksgiving gift

A Place Called Home

October 2015
An AA makes the case for getting a home group

Fan the Flames

November 2014
In the mountains of Idaho, a woman gets a warm Thanksgiving reminder of the fire that came back in her life


The Carry the Message Project focuses on getting Grapevine and La Vina subscriptions to alcoholics in need. It's not necessary to know the recipient! Sponsor a subscription for someone behind bars, in a treatment facility, nursing home, or who is homebound.

Give a Gift Today!


Have a desire to share? We are always accepting submissions.

share with us


Register to become a GVR and spread the word about AAGV.

Join now