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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

Time to check out

October 2020 | Money and Sobriety
“It’s progress, not perfection.” If you see me “in action” at a grocery store, please, I beg you, don’t tell my sponsor how I acted.

Spot Check On I-94

October 2020 | Money and Sobriety
Trying to hold it together with a car full of rambunctious kids, a sober dad gets more and more lost. Time for Step Ten!

A Journey Toward Responsibility

September 2020 | Living Sober Group
How Tradition Nine put her on the path to discover the wonderful world of AA beyond the group, and a host of spiritual principles

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

A warm welcome

October 2019 | Is AA Accessible to all who need it?
Members dealing with deafness face a world of challenges in AA. There are many ways to help

Even if the truth hurts

October 2019 | Is AA Accessible to all who need it?
At his daughter’s school one day, a sober dad learns a valuable lesson about telling lies

Someone's gotta do it

September 2019 | Young & Sober
Who pays the bills? Who opens the door? Who buys the coffee? A member shares a few things she knows about how some groups work

Turbulence

June 2019 | Letting Go of Resentments
A prayer at 10,000 feet helps her get back on the right footing

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