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I dont need any of you. I do really, please never leave me

I realized recently that I’m not desperately clinging to the sober blog world like I once did. No longer hoping that someone has shared some wise words that I am desperate to find true to me, that will give me the strength I need to keep going. 162 more words

Ode to Tai

As you dress my eyes refuse to leave you
I’m eager to know what makes you so tantalising
My eyes burn with every turn

All I yearn for…is for the Bar Tender to bring that 8 Rum Mai Tai closer to me…


"We'll Have Some Wine." Gee, Thanks.

I got an email the other day about an event this Friday for new faculty. It sounds like something I’d benefit from, save one little detail: 578 more words


Me, Myself and I

I stopped drinking alcohol approximately four and a half years ago. I am a non-drinker, a teetotaller, a Soberista. This is what I do well; I don’t drink. 808 more words

Lucy's Page

chapter 5: Duck and Cover


“Hello?” I answered the phone.

“Hey E, it’s Jen.” Jen is the bartender at the dive bar down the street. I’ve known her since I was about 8. 340 more words

I Think I'm Related To The Flash

Spiritual corruption and AA is not WHAT?

I am tasting my drinks right now. I am back at the Turks and Caicos floating around a giant pool slurping on a Rum & Diet Coke. 752 more words

The Hard Work

Mulling Things Over - Doing What I'm Told

This isn’t a fully-formed blog post, but rather a raw mulling over of some key lessons I’ve been taking from my recent AA meetings.

I’ve seen a stark contrast between what alcoholism does, and what Alcoholics Anonymous can do.   551 more words