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The Crazy 8

June 2021 | Dating & Relationships
A jovial crew of eager volunteers gathers to bring love and fellowship to a sponsor on the mend

When Things Happen

June 2021 | Dating & Relationships
A longtime member ponders what to do when home group conflicts arise

Knowing when to Leave

June 2021 | Dating & Relationships
When the time came to end the relationship, she knew what to do, where to go and how to lean into AA

Passing the Torch

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
How a well-meaning mission to preach the “right AA” became a beautiful lesson in tolerance and service

In the Shadow of Mt. Kilimanjaro

April 2021 | Fun in Sobriety
This Navy guy once needed liquor to enjoy his life. Today, under a sky full of stars, he knows that isn’t true

As the Spirit Moves Us

February 2021 | Sponsorship
On a remote dogsledding trip, a member has a tense white-knuckle moment and his connection with a Higher Power breaks free

63 Wonderful Years

January 2021 | Oldtimers!
Hopping in and out of virtual meetings all over the world, a mother of four who got sober in 1957 has really seen it all

No Meetings in Sight

December 2020 | Remote Communities + Sober Holidays
What to do when a large section of the state you’re in has no AA meetings? One woman was about to find out

Living My Life

November 2020 | Our Twelve Traditions
Life’s challenges keep unfolding for this old-timer.
So does the help we get when we reach out

Someone Who Understood

November 2020 | Our Twelve Traditions
Hitting bottom would surely end his chance to adopt. Who on earth would let him raise their child now?

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