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Alcoholics Anonymous : A.A. Literature

 

F-10 - A.A. Literature Catalog

Literature published by A.A. World Services, Inc. is a resource for the recovering alcoholic and for anyone who wants to find out about Alcoholics Anonymous, its history and how it works. General Service Conference-approved literature reflects the group conscience of the Fellowship of A.A. and includes the book Alcoholics Anonymous(affectionately known by members as the Big Book); Daily Reflections, a compilation of spiritual reflections contributed by members; books written by one of A.A.’s co-founders (such as Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions andAs Bill Sees It); and a wide variety of pamphlets and booklets that deal with the Three Legacies of Alcoholics Anonymous: Recovery, Unity and Service. A.A.W.S. publishes literature in three languages, English, Spanish and French, which reflect the three primary languages spoken in the General Service Conference structure of the United States and Canada. We also publish and license translations of the Big Book and other literature in languages and countries around the world, much of which is available in the literature catalog published by A.A. World Services, Inc.

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A.A. LITERATURE AT A GLANCE

On this website, the visitor can browse the complete current literature catalogue that includes Conference-approved literature and other A.A. materials and search for individual titles by category and subject matter.

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Beware the Legal Status of a Criminal Confession in AA | The Fix

But working the steps dredged up old memories and by the time he reached his fourth and fifth, the nightmares began. He was shocked at visions too heinous to consider. And he pushed them aside for a time, but the haunting dreams continued until, in a tearful confession, he spilled it all to his girlfriend, also in AA. What followed was a series of confessions, first to his AA sponsor who asked, according to court documents, “What’s the matter? How bad could it be, you didn’t murder anyone did you?”

The thing is, Cox was pretty certain he had because his nightly apparitions revealed pieces of an alcohol-induced black-out from a much earlier time. As Cox shadowed his own deeds he became more certain, watching frequent re-runs of his crime: The brutal stabbing of a sleeping man and woman in his childhood home.

 

 

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Treatment for Alcoholism & Alcohol Abuse • Sober Nation

While many health experts agree that consuming a small amount of alcohol is beneficial for our health, there are a lot of things that can happen by drinking too much for too long. An addiction to alcohol is called Alcoholism, and while some people don’t see it as an addiction, treatment for alcohol abuse is becoming more and more common place as more and more people are coming out and admitting that they are addicted to alcohol. Many times an

The health risks far outweigh the benefits for someone that has alcoholism or struggles with alcohol abuse. One such risk involves the cardiac system of the human body. When an individual drinks in excess, the alcohol does only one thing, it speeds up the heart and blood flow. It’s one of the many reasons why those who are drunk appear flushed to those who are sober. The extra blood flow also gives the feeling that the individual is extremely warm, which can create issues of hypothermia in cold climate conditions.

 

 

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There are only a few movies that come close to capturing the dark and gritty nature of being an alcoholic. The popular imagination is much more entertained by alcoholics’ adventures and misadventures, much more captivated by a rebellious and wild alcoholic than a sick and hopeless one. Yet, not every alcoholic can be Jack Kerouac

Not every alcoholic’s story is so poetic and romantic; in fact few are. They’re hardcore and they’re ugly. And nowhere on the silver screen has this been recently captured as well as

 

 

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