Category: How I Stopped Drinking

Sober Badass School

Because we kinda make our own rules I feel I’m at Sober Badass School  BOOM! Rethink the Drink ! We’ve lots of resources Numerous sources Of wit and wisdom too I mean I know in the end it comes down to youBut a site like this?I’m so glad When I was feeling bad and sadI didn’t miss the chance

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Surf the Urge

It’s funny… What I’m starting to learn Is that far from being lostThere’s much less costTo sobriety  Well that surprised me! Not what I was expecting And it really does help, connectingAccountability I think is keyCertainly it is for me The bridge to alcohol I’m trying to burn And now when I yearn Feel desperate for a drink I’m beginning to

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I Love You Daddy

Mornings are quiet Uncomfortably soBut afternoon drinksthey start the show By evening, the voice is bossy and loud‘I love you girl; you make me proud’. And later, the slurring, and uneven feet Next day, no memory, just rinse and repeat.  Day one, two and even threeEach morning more quiet, self-defeat I love you daddy but your hands they shakeI feel

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Stories that Save

There must be a way To clear thoughts of alcohol From ruining my day Distraction Action Stay busy Not dizzy With too many alcohol cravings  Think of the savings I’ve so far madeBy letting alcohol just fadeGone from my sometimes daily routine A more relaxed scene  Happier dreams A better future for usGuess I just follow the process and trust Stay connected Stay reflectedPositively

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