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Passing Over the wine

Magazine Issue April 2020 | Topics Family Gratitude Holidays Letters from Readers (Dear Grapevine)

Passing Over the wine

April 2020 | Home Group
No more frontloading, showing off and drama. He now celebrates his freedom with grape juice

Return to Bourbon St.

January 2020 | Spiritual Awakenings
For years, New Year’s Eve was a drunken blur. Now that she’s sober, she can remember it

A Winning Game

January 2020 | Spiritual Awakenings
She made a play to fit her love of football into her new sober life and scored big

A Bit of Cheer in a Tough Place

December 2019 | Remote Communities & Sober Holidays
With tape, cardboard and delicious chocolate cookies, a member helps his cellmates share a little joy

A Cold December Night

December 2019 | Remote Communities & Sober Holidays
Watching two AA guys on a Twelfth Step call was a Christmas Eve gift he’ll never forget

Oops, Wrong Bar!

December 2019 | Remote Communities & Sober Holidays
The day after Christmas, two new guys stroll into his AA meeting. It’s a toss-up on who was more surprised

Midnight to Midnight

December 2019 | Remote Communities & Sober Holidays
Twenty four hours a day, forty years later, happy, joyous and free

My First Foreign Trip Sober

February 2019 | Stories by Our Longtime Members
It wasn’t quite 90 meetings in 90 days around the world, but wherever this AA went, the warm embrace of Alcoholics Anonymous welcomed him

The best gift

December 2018 | Sober for the Holidays and Remote Communities
How an old makeshift tree on brown butcher paper reminded him of the most important things in life


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