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The Cure for The Pain is in The Pain

The Cure for The Pain is in The Pain

I just received this framed quote and the most incredible letter from a beautiful, dear woman named Annie, who I met earlier this year. A stranger who is now a friend. She found me through a post on Facebook, from a comment on one of Anne Lamott's posts, which is just further proof (if you need it) that Anne Lamott is totally IN with God. 

How Do I Get Back to Living Now That I'm Sober?

How Do I Get Back to Living Now That I'm Sober?

I've been sober 107 days after years on the relapse roller coaster. I believe one of the keys to my success this time has been putting my sobriety first and letting everything else go. It's been hard for me to do this because I feel like a slacker. My question is, how long can let this go on? At what point do I need to crawl out of bed and start being responsible again?

Did Quitting Drinking Stick The First Time?

Did Quitting Drinking Stick The First Time?

I was wondering did you stop drinking, then start again, then stop again? I drank over the weekend. After 4 nights of not drinking. The weekends are the absolute worst for me since my divorce. I hate being alone. I feel awful today that I drank. Anyway, I was just wondering if you stopped once and that was all it took.