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Another Milestone - and a Question

On February 18th, I marked two and a half years of continuous sobriety. This particular soberversary was greeted without fanfare, parade, treat, or celebration. Not sure how I feel about that. 381 more words

Looking for a light at the end of the tunnel...

I always find it annoying having to go through a process. Once I make my mind up to do something, I just want it done. None of this piss-farting about as the universe realigns itself with your latest command. 1,342 more words

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Why I’ve finally decided to stop drinking alcohol (and why it took so long to make the decision)

“I have worked hard today, I deserve a glass of wine”, “It’s the weekend, I deserve to let loose and have a few drinks”, “Eugh, why did I drink so much on a Sunday, now I am starting my working week feeling crappy”. 647 more words


There's Cat Vomit In My Shoe...

Sometimes life is like that, your day is cruising along, nothing special and then bam,  something as innocuous as entering the walk in robe and recoiling in horror from the smell that assaults your senses can change your outlook from sunny to “it’s all to hard”.  451 more words

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Still Here

Well, I’ve just done my third sober weekend in a row.  Who’d have thunk it, not me that’s for sure!

I survived a stressful week at work and turned down Crazy Cat Boys kind offer to get me wine on Saturday because, and I quote… 97 more words


Pop, Fizz, Glug, Glug….Crash!

Yep, that was me falling off the wagon in spectacular style.  Coming into my third Friday night sober with 15 days under my belt, the wheels came off. 473 more words

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Day 12

I had to check my day counting app to find out how many days I am at. In previous attempts to quit I’ve often found the first couple of weeks to be the easier, gentler part of the process and I’m having a similar experience again. 542 more words