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Help Wanted

January 2021 | Oldtimers!
I had been fired again. I was hitting bottom, though I didn’t know that at the time. I picked up the pay phone in the coffee shop. That was my First Step.

Forgiveness Set Me Free

April 2020 | Home Group
My hatred for this man was festering in my soul. I sat there in court praying that he’d get a life sentence. Then he got up and spoke.

Dear Grapevine

February 2020 | Tough Times

Last call

January 2020 | Spiritual Awakenings
It was 1985. She took out a dime and stared at her shot glass. Then she walked over to the phone and saved her life

Wherever you go

November 2019 | Grapevine Classics
Her move to Florida would’ve gone a whole lot easier had she remembered her sponsor’s wise words

What happened to Ted?

November 2019 | Grapevine Classics

Maniacal thirst

August 2019 | African-American Alcoholics in AA
Drinking, slurring, falling down, blacking out—she was in a hall of mirrors with no way out

Card-carrying thumper

May 2019 | Our Big Book–80 Wonderful Years
By following the directions in the book, he became a passionate lifetime fan

My plan to end it all

April 2019 | Relapse
This newcomer’s pink cloud may not have lasted, but luckily AA did

Exit lights

April 2019 | Relapse

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