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A month today.

It’s been a month today. Every ‘dry January’ I used to mouth off about how stupid it was about giving up for a month, how really it’s about changing your relationship with alcohol, whilst ‘happily’ drinking through January. 501 more words


Two weeks, compliments and an interesting dream

I’ve gone past the two week mark now and it’s still going well. Last night I worked the final shift of four in a row and got a bit of shopping before I went home. 400 more words

All the Alcohols

It’s not an easy thing to admit to, having a drinking problem. It’s easy to get caught up in all the reasonings why alcohol has become such a big part of your life. 546 more words


Day Two II

I did drink in Sardinia, and it was a very strange experience. Emotionally exhausted from the last few weeks I totally shut off my phone and didn’t connect to wifi. 1,128 more words

First Sober 4th and a Few Other Things...

My first sober Fourth of July is in the history books…. and, much to my surprise, it provided more challenges than I thought it would. Summer’s been harder than I thought it would be, even after almost 11 months of sobriety. 359 more words

Life Without Booze

Complete guide to overcoming you're addictions

From attempting to overcome my own addictions I have thrown myself into research of alcoholism and smoking, in particular, to aid me in my journey. A lot of people I know personally and from statistics show that they go through life reliant on various crutches which they believe tremendously improve their lives. 725 more words


First post

This past year I have made a lot of mistakes, I left home and slowly began to lose myself, my identity. I lost sight of what was important in life, my goals and dreams. 238 more words