I remember my first year sober being quite difficult, and mostly spent trying to just stay sober. I didn’t wonder much about who I was, and what I liked, and […]
Early in sobriety, I realized that this chaotic cycle and all my efforts to control everything made me absolutely miserable. All that drama made it hard to live, be happy, and stay sober at the same time. It just becomes too much work to constantly have to control everything around me.
In our drinking days, we often had such bad times that we swore, “Never again.” We took pledges for as long as a year, or promised someone we would not […]
I have to admit that I still have a hard time asking for help, but I do it anyway. Why? I have to! I have to in order to stay […]