Big Book Updates

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Grapevine Articles – Big Book Updates Miraculous Is The Word –John P., the author of “The Professor and the Paradox” also see brief biography (Grapevine publication: July 1967)...

Miraculous Is The Word

July 1967 AA Grapevine Big Book Stories – Updated (1 of 5) The Big Book of AA, Alcoholics Anonymous, was first published in 1939. A...

Come On! Be Happy Too

Big Book Stories – Updated (2 of 5) This is the second article in the Grapevine’s new series by authors of the personal histories in...

At Last No Longer Apart

Big Book Stories – Updated (3 of 5) This is the third article in the Grapevine’s series by authors of the personal histories in the...

No Graduation From AA!

Big Book Stories – Updated (4 of 5) This is the forth article in the Grapevine’s series by authors of the personal histories in the...

Living The Program In All Our Affairs

Big Book Stories – Updated (5 of 5) This is the fifth article in the Grapevine’s series by authors of personal histories in the Big...

The Wonder Still Lives

Big Book Stories – Updated The author’s story, “There’s Nothing The Matter With Me!”, appears on page 499 of Alcoholics Anonymous published in 1955. The...

Sober For Thirty Years

Sober For Thirty Years One of the earliest members of the first New York AA group; he was also its first “self-proclaimed atheist.” Copyright ©...

After Twenty-Nine Years

After Twenty-Nine Years The author’s story “Women Suffer Too” was the first woman’s story in the Big Book. Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., July 1968...

So Changed A Life

Big Book Stories – Updated The author’s story, “Fear of Fear,” appears on page 330 of the revised edition of Alcoholics Anonymous, published in 1955....

‘I’ve Never Quit Being Active’

‘I’ve Never Quit Being Active’ The author of “Home Brewmeister” asserted that in this life-changing program, the growth process never ends. Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine,...

Don’t Take Our Word For It

Big Book Stories – Updated An early Chicago member writes the sequel to her story, “The Key Of The Kingdom”, (page 304 in 2nd edition...

The Only difference Was AA

The following story, apparently by Felicia Gizycka M., Alcoholics Anonymous author of Stars Don’t Fall in the second and third editions. The Lady and the...