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No Longer Alone

Magazine Issue May 2020 | Topics None

No Longer Alone

May 2020 | Getting Into General Service
With a sponsor’s tough love and unconditional acceptance, he finished his Fifth Step and got back into life

People like me

August 2019 | African-American Alcoholics in AA
A delegate shares her story and stresses the importance of reaching out to the African-American alcoholic

A new freedom

July 2019 | The Prison Issue
When the right guy showed up to help him through the Fifth Step, his life changed forever

The smell of freedom

May 2019 | Our Big Book–80 Wonderful Years
When it was time to admit, she spent some quiet time in a very special place under the sky

My place in the world

February 2019 | Stories by Our Longtime Members
No longer in the center of the universe, a longtime member in Tasmania is content to deal with things as they come along

Entirely ready

May 2018

A day at the museum

May 2018
A few days after doing her Fifth Step, a mother takes her kids on a field trip

Work in Progress

September 2017
Sometimes quickly, but often slowly, an old-timer expresses gratitude as he celebrates 60 years in AA

Just listening

May 2017
Though nervous to sit down with a woman she did not know, she had time, experience and with God’s help, an open ear


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