Mickey B a pretty funny guy from the UK, who puked on the queens lawn and puked on a lawn in queens! So is the cat! Repost from 4/20.
This is a fair quality recording, it sounds a bit fuzzy and I have cleaned up the tone as best I can.
Mark H and Dave F discuss how important the first step is not only to starting the program but to maintaining sobreity. There is also a discussion about working with those who relapse often.
Brigitte P sober in 1994 from Auburn CA. speaking at the 2nd tradition group in San Jose, Ca. in 2008 -- I would do anything to make you like me!
Allison A from Suprise AZ speaking at the 16th Annual West Valley Roundup in Lake Pleasant AZ (2006)
She started to drink at 16 and liked Jack and bad boys.
Sarah L. from New York speaking on the topic of Clean House at the Westfield Big Book Workshop of the Spiritual Awakenings Group in Westfield, NJ - January 29th 2012
James sober in 1994 telling his story at an unknown meeting - the bottles sang to him :)
Billy sober in 1976 speaking at the Road to Recovery Plymouth UK in Sept. 2012
Buzz A. sober 5 years at the time of this speak in 1983 he got sober in 1978.
Angie D speaking at The Specific Group in 2005, sober 39 years at the time of this speak.
The First 164 pages of The Big Book with lined blank pages opposite each page of text for note taking.
Paragraph numbers along side the text for easy reference. Entire Original Manuscript (about) including the stories. Easy to read retyped version. Includes paragraph numbers corresponding to the modern text for easy comparison.
Footnotes explaining historical and obscure references in the text.
Footnotes documenting all 79 differences between the modern text and the original 1st printing text of the 1st 164 pages (about). Yes, believe it or not, the basic text has been changed 79 times since it was first published.
Two place keeping ribbons. Special "lay flat" binding.