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Counting Days in my PJs

Magazine Issue January 2022 | Topics COVID-19 AA Around the World Beginners/Newcomers Homegroup/Meetings Personal Stories Relapse

Counting Days in my PJs

January 2022 | Beginners
Even in a pandemic, she got sober, connected, traveled the world and made a host of new friends

To Speak or Not to Speak

March 2021 | Making Amends
Reluctant to share at meetings, a teacher says she’s grateful for Tradition Three.
It gave her room to grow until service helped give her a voice

To Speak or Not to Speak

Magazine Issue March 2021 | Topics Gratitude Service/Into Action

The best things in life Aren’t things

March 2020 | Puzzled
There’s nothing here I wish wasn’t. I’m more content in my old house than I would be in a five-star hotel anywhere else in the world.

The best things in life Aren’t things

Magazine Issue March 2020 | Topics Emotional Sobriety Gratitude Homegroup/Meetings Personal Stories Relapse

A new concept

January 2019 | Stories for Day Counters!

Return to Rwanda

May 2018
With no meetings in his country, he reached out for help. Now he's sharing his hope

A happy tail

April 2018

Letter from Spain

June 2014
An AA from Gijon, on Spain's northern coast, shares his story with Grapevine readers


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