Coffee and AA


What to say to your buddy whose contribution in 12 Step meetings sound like a rehearsal for the Loudest Whining Contest… Take a deep breath first.

If all you want from a 12 Step meeting is coffee and discussion, support your local coffee shop.


Because if not taking the 12 Steps is successfully keeping him from his obsessive issues, then he’s not really in need of a 12 Step meeting, and he really should buy local (ly).

It’s a question of Relief or Release  (Read more). Temporary relief from pain or release from the source of the pain– two different monsters.