Advent candle

After "It's a Wonderful Life," my next favorite semi-sappy holiday tradition is reading this Anne Lamott piece.

It's set in an AA meeting "full of low-bottom drunks and junkies — people from nearby halfway houses, bikers, jazz musicians …" Anyway, just go read it. And happy holidays.

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  • stephen

    Lately I’ve been feeling like I’m the one walking around with shit running down my pants. It’s nice to know that doesn’t disqualify me.
    Merry Christmas and God bless.

  • kevin

    Thanks for sharing that.

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