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Dear Grapevine

February 2020 | Tough Times

Dear Grapevine

Magazine Issue February 2020 | Topics Gratitude Homegroup/Meetings Letters from Readers (Dear Grapevine) Personal Stories Sponsorship

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

Welcome back, sucker

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

At the Kitchen Table

February 2015
She hadn't had a drink for 14 years -- until the night her father died

You won’t find rainbows in the bottom of a glass

December 2013
While Sinatra’s lonely saloon song plays, an old-timer wonders how he picked up after 39 years

We Open Up

May 2012
He listens to stay and stays to feel the love

Slim to None

August 2011
After several days in a cheap motel, he wasn't betting heavily on his chances for sobriety

IT COULD HAVE BEEN ME

January 2010
A friend's death after relapse tells a newcomer that alcohol would never be the solution

Between Me and a Drink

January 2005

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