Little victories count highly when the days roll on in dull hot and cold repetition, challenging me with tedium and boredom. Being an optimistic, though, I remind myself, at least I’m not under fire, fleeing a wildfire, fighting off zombies, dealing with disease, flooding and pestilence, or enduring anything discomforting. 355 more words
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I refuse myself any victory outside the one that matters.
In eight months, my longest clean streak has been 27 days – but it doesn’t count, because for two of those weeks I was in Miami with my best friend. 154 more words