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I Choose Life, This hour, This minute, This day

dawn, in the context of not drinking

The sunrise was beautiful this morning. The air was crisp and fresh. In the moment that I was walking, in the hour, on this day, I realized again that the choice I made just two and a half years ago, the choice to put down the wine glass, to think for myself, to fight for

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Join Us! for 100 Days of Change

While binge-listening to the SINCE RIGHT NOW podcast, I found myself absorbed in one called “100 Pedals”. It was about the program you’ll find at 100pedals.com. A program that began after its founder Dave received news that his youngest 20-something son was addicted to heroin, homeless, and in legal trouble. This always on-top-of-things great dad

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When I was Drinking I was Afraid

person afraid, in context of stop drinking

I was afraid that I was destroying my health. I was afraid that the whites of my eyes were turning yellow I was afraid that I was an alcoholic I was afraid that I couldn’t stop drinking I was afraid of Sobriety Afraid I’d be dull Afraid I’d lose my friends Afraid I couldn’t do

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