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Never More Awake

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
When I began taking others through the Steps, I noticed a feeling wash over me. I began to understand how my own story could benefit another.

No Need to Fear

May 2021 | Our Twelve Steps
Alcohol convinced him he was all alone, unable to live life. The Steps brought him back into the light

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

To Speak or Not to Speak

March 2021 | Making Amends
Reluctant to share at meetings, a teacher says she’s grateful for Tradition Three.
It gave her room to grow until service helped give her a voice

Kind, Benevolent, Caring

March 2021 | Making Amends
My life then could not have been described as safe and secure, caring and kind, or filled with unconditional love and joy. I found all that when I got to AA.

It’s not my show

March 2021 | Making Amends
Saying yes to joining the play was one thing, but memorizing the Third Step Prayer and doing an interpretive dance was quite another

Rambling On

July 2020 | AA Around The World
We looked at each other in dismay and rolled our eyes when Lea started to share. We fidgeted, coughed, sipped coffee, tried to stare her down, all to no avail.

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

No Need to Apply

March 2020 | Puzzled
I mentioned to my wife that no one had asked me to join. She suggested that I look for an application form somewhere.

That Imaginary Line

March 2020 | Puzzled
Tradition Three gave this Al-Anon member enough time to listen and see that she too belonged

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