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Next Stop Freedom

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
How a chance encounter with a stranger on a train put a newcomer on the right track to do the Steps

Keys, Title & a Hug

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
After hitting a sober bottom, a newcomer gets busy doing the Steps with his sponsor and things start looking up

Estranged

April 2021 | Fun in Sobriety
Drinking buddies for 20 years, she and her sister were best friends. That is, until one of them sobered up

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.

Is AA accessible to all?

October 2019 | Is AA Accessible to all who need it?
Her journey into service revealed a need for more handrails, ramps, babysitters and Braille

So all can understand

October 2019 | Is AA Accessible to all who need it?
A longtime AA interpreter shares her wonderful journey and all the joy it brings

A vision for service

October 2019 | Is AA Accessible to all who need it?
Though her sight is often a challenge, her passion for giving back keeps growing

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

Hope he stays

July 2019 | The Prison Issue

Card-carrying thumper

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

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