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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.

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

Diehards

November 2018
With just a few weeks sober, a newspaperman learns that some Twelfth Step calls really pay off

My first 600 meetings

October 2018
Have you ever been disturbed by the member who reeks of booze? Here’s his story

23 precious years

February 2018 | Title Goes Here
After alcoholism takes her son, she finds comfort and acceptance in the first three Steps

The Perfect Interview

January 2018 | Sponsorship
Bottle down, tie on, all ready to go. He was going to get this job. He just knew it. So why was everyone staring at him?

About Last Night

October 2015
His wife filled him in on the details of his last bout of drinking

Welcome back, sucker

April 2015
After 11 years, he stopped going to meetings and an old friend returned

Brooklyn Dreams

April 2015
Trading drunken nightmares of a dark canal for the Serenity Prayer and a brighter life

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