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Back In Court

April 2020 | Home Group
She started calling out names. I waited and waited and soon I was the only person left. “Mr. F,” the judge said, looking right at me. “I won’t be putting you in jail today.”

A Meeting to Remember

April 2020 | Home Group
One day at her home group, a surprising thing happened that opened her eyes to Step Three

A Meeting to Remember

Magazine Issue April 2020 | Topics Gratitude Homegroup/Meetings Letters from Readers (Dear Grapevine) Spirituality

Back In Court

Magazine Issue April 2020 | Topics Emotional Sobriety Gratitude Letters from Readers (Dear Grapevine) Personal Stories Spirituality

Close to my heart

June 2017
The necklace she wore told this newcomer that someone very special never gave up

Basic training

April 2017
Five weeks of outpatient were the building blocks to AA and a sober life

A very strange amend

February 2017

Special delivery

February 2017
He was ready to make amends to the mail carrier his dog attacked. But how would he ever find him?

War stories

February 2017
At every bar in town they thought he was a decorated hero. But once he got sober, the truth caught up

Let it snow

December 2016
Holidays were once a constant storm. But now we have each other to keep us sober, safe and warm


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