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Day 21 - three weeks dry

The counter widget on my phone home screen shows me that today is day 21. Things are okay. I still get cravings. But I have been taking medication. 152 more words

Addiction

A very brief update

Oh, it’s been a while. This is a very brief post. So much has happened in my life since I last wrote a post.

I am still here, Faith is still here and I thank the lord for that. 59 more words

Alcoholism

Day 5 - hanging on by my fingernails

I am trying hard to stay focused but it is difficult. I get irritated very fast. I am on edge all the time. I keep telling myself that it is just alcohol withdrawal, but it is getting harder to keep from losing out at the slightest provocation. 39 more words

Addiction

Sickness and the Great Unknown

There are very few occasions when I am struck dumb for words, but I have been mulling around the past few months in my mind and it is still a jumble. 435 more words

Alcoholism

Day 4 ends - it is getting a little easier

Day 4 has ended. I managed to get through it without a drink. There were times that I was very tempted. I have managed to cross the dreaded days 3 & 4. 277 more words

Addiction

Day 4 - the need for change

I need to change my routine. I realise that each time I have abstained for a few days and then relapsed, it was probably because I had failed to change my routine. 220 more words

Addiction

Day 3 - the cycle continues - on and on

I got through the day. I almost did not make it. I kept feeling sad and empty all day. Questioning my life, questioning the work I do, everything. 267 more words

Addiction