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ALCOHOLISM as described by Doctor Silkworth and Bill Wilson.

These word are taken from just the first few chapter in the book, “Alcoholics Anonymous… 301 more words

Alcoholics Anonymous

Sought through Prayer and Meditation...

Bill Wilson was asked the following question at a roundtable discussion:

Can the Twelve Steps be compared to the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius?

Here was his answer: 1,665 more words

Christopher's Thoughts

Birthday wishes

Today is my partner’s four year anniversary of entering the rooms of AA.

It is an amazing and wonderful and remarkable thing, when any one of us… 431 more words

Christopher's Thoughts

Origins of AA, A Talk by Henrietta Seiberling

May, 1972

In the spring of 1971, the newspapers reported the passing of Bill Wilson of New York City, who was one of the two co-founders of Alcoholics Anonymous. 2,505 more words


Bill Wilson

The Real Bill W.

On the anniversary of his 1971 death, the AA founder’s complicated life is more instructive than ever in an increasingly tumultuous world. 1,239 more words


Akron, Ohio. 1935.

It’s 1935. A man stands in the wood paneled, dimly lit hallway of an Akron hotel. The man stands there, with his hand in his pockets. 411 more words


Happy 80th Birthday Alcoholics Anonymous

80 years ago today, in my opinion one of the most important events happened to change the course of humanity and the world, forever.  That was the invention of Alcoholics Anonymous.  216 more words