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Why we fight.

I am blogging this site anonymously and thought I would explain why.  Number one.  Who wants people who you don’t know that well all up in your business? 595 more words


Aches and Pains

The last few days have been a mixture of good and bad.

Physically, I’m drained. I didn’t have any acute withdrawal symptoms when I stopped drinking, but I had a feeling something would creep up eventually. 605 more words

Alcohol Abuse

Visible Rewards

I haven’t had a drink in a little over a week. After suffering the initial effects of fatigue, body aches, and shitty emotions coming to the surface, I figured it would take a while for me to feel better. 445 more words

Quitting Drinking

Ideal Weight?

People are starting to notice that I’ve lost weight. Judging by their reactions, the first 10 pounds disappeared without much fanfare, but it was the next five that seemed more apparent to everyone, including me. 732 more words

A Dry Year

I am ready to quit (I think)


Yes. As if quitting drinking, revolutionizing the way I think about myself, and dealing with past traumas and triumphs wasn’t enough; I have now decided that I need to quit smoking. 2,244 more words

Titles Are Hard

25 Things I've Learned While Quitting Drinking

Day 25 without booze and these are 25 things I’ve learned.

  1. I don’t know shit.
  2. Alcoholism or dependence takes on many different forms. No one looks like the typical alcoholic.
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Day 21 - Surviving in Dangerous Territory

Day 21 - Please forgive me if I ramble, my brain is still re-wiring itself due to no alcohol, excess sleep (for me), and caffeine. 1,115 more words