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Grapevine Articles – Other Grapevine articles  Two Yale Savants Stress Alcoholism As True Disease -(Grapevine publication: June 1944) Philip Wylie Jabs A Little Needle Into Complacency -see...

Two Yale Savants Stress Alcoholism As True Disease

Two Yale Savants Stress Alcoholism As True Disease Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., June 1944 At the launching of The Grapevine, we wish to express...

Philip Wylie Jabs A Little Needle Into Complacency

Philip Wylie Jabs A Little Needle Into Complacency Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., September 1944  Bill W.’s Comments on Philip Wylie’s Article An editor of...

Bill W.’s Comments On Philip Wylie’s Article

Bill W.’s Comments on Philip Wylie’s Article Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., September 1944  Philip Wylie Jabs A Little Needle Into Complacency Philip Wylie’s piece...

My Return From The Half-World Of Alcoholism

MY RETURN FROM THE HALF-WORLD OF ALCOHOLISM A letter to Alcoholics Anonymous saved the author’s life. January 1946, Readers Digest Copyright © AA Grapevine, Inc., Condensed...

What’s Your Score?

What’s Your Score? Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., January 1947 KEEP THIS AND CHECK YOUR GRADE EACH MONTH GIVE YOURSELF FROM ONE TO FIVE POINTS...

A.A. Is A Bridge To Happy Living

A.A. Is A Bridge To Happy Living Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., May 1948 The Alcoholics Anonymous program is a bridge from the negative or...

“Easy Does It”

“Easy Does It” One of A.A.’s Most Workable and Useful Sayings Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., July 1948 One of the most useful of the...

“News Circuit”

“News Circuit” From the section called “News Circuit” Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., December 1948 More than 2,000 members of Alcoholics Anonymous and guests jampacked...

Do We Make Too Much Of Anniversaries?

Do We Make Too Much Of Anniversaries? Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., May 1949 Celebrating anniversaries is an old American custom and no one should...

He Kept The Faith

He Kept The Faith Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., November 1954 Bill D., AA Number Three, died in Akron Friday night, September 17, 1954. That...

Helping Hands

Helping Hands Psychiatry Upset By ‘Peace’ Drugs Association Warns Against Tranquilizing Pills for Everyday Tensions Widespread Use Noted Casual Dosage Is Scored as Medically Unsound...

Dr. A. Weise Hammer

Dr. A. Weise Hammer Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., May 1957 This simple account of the passing of one of America’s finest surgeons stirs memories...

Formula For An AA Meeting In The East

Formula For An AA Meeting In The East First in a series reporting some regional differences that produce the same result – sobriety Copyright ©...

Formula For An AA Meeting In Chicago

Formula For An AA Meeting In Chicago There may be some features of Chicago AA meetings that would benefit your own group. Copyright © The A.A....

Formula For An AA Meeting In The Cleveland Area

Formula For An AA Meeting In The Cleveland Area From the birthplace of AA come customs that stand the test of time. Copyright © The A.A....

Formula For An AA Meeting In Southern California

Formula For An AA Meeting In Southern California Some warm and friendly customs have spread from the Golden State. Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., September...

An Indian Named “Tall Man”

How “the message” penetrated to a desperate situation even the Mounties couldn’t handle An Indian Named “Tall Man” by Richard H. Whittenore State of Maine...

Dr. C. G. Jung’s Reply To Bill W.’s Letter

Dr. C. G. Jung’s Reply To Bill W.’s Letter Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., January 1963 January 30, 1961 Kusnacht-Zurich Seestrasse 228 Mr. William G....

Problems Of Cooperation Between AA And Other Treatment Programs

Problems Of Cooperation Between AA And Other Treatment Programs by Charles H. Aharan, Ph.D. Regional Director, Alcoholism and Drug Addiction Research Foundation, Lake Erie Region,...

God Is Just

God Is Just Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., February 1976 How easy it is to be taken in by a treacherous human failing      EARLY...

Son Of Tall Man

Son Of Tall Man An American Indian shares his strength, hope, and experience* Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., February 1976 I am proud to be...

Our Primary Purpose And The Special-Purpose Group

Our Primary Purpose And The Special-Purpose Group by John L. Norris, MD Class A (nonalcoholic) trustee and longtime chairperson of AA’s General Service Board Copyright...

Do We Make A Farce Out Of Anonymity At The Private Level?

Do We Make A Farce Out Of Anonymity At The Private Level? Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., November 1977 I have been a member of...

Inventories: Not Just Members-Only!

Inventories: Not Just Members-Only! Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., September 1987 I think we should sometimes take an inventory of AA itself as well as...

A Visit To The Soviet Union

Experience, Strength, and Hope – A Visit To The Soviet Union Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., July 1989 The message of Alcoholics Anonymous knows no...

You Mean You’re Still Married?

You Mean You’re Still Married? Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., August 1989 Staying married and staying sober. Sometimes it seems impossible to do both at...

The Home Group

The Home Group WHO’S SITTING NEXT TO YOU? Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., March 1991 I know who you are. You are “X” who attends...

What We Were Like Emmet Fox And Alcoholics Anonymous

What We Were Like Emmet Fox And Alcoholics Anonymous Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., February 1996 One of the very early recovering alcoholics who worked...

Corporate Poverty

Corporate Poverty Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., March 1997 This article is adapted from a presentation given by Gary A. Glynn, Class A (nonalcoholic) trustee...

New Century, Same Old AA

New Century, Same Old AA Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., July 2000 An article in a recent Grapevine referred to the advent of something relatively...

I Don’t Feel As If I Belong Anymore

I Don’t Feel As If I Belong Anymore Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., September 2000 Some time ago, I was shocked to hear a few...

Alcoholics Anonymous History In Your Area – Nebraska

Alcoholics Anonymous History In Your Area Nebraska How AA Came to Geneva, Nebraska in 1964 Copyright © The A.A. Grapevine, Inc., July 2001 It was Saturday...