Tag: Freedom

Off the Hamster Wheel – Looking Back to 9 months Alcohol-Free !

Well I’ve hit the 9 month milestone. Me. She who ‘needed’ alcohol as her reward every night.’ She who felt shite every day. She who’s life was so wrapped around the social ‘benefits’ of alcohol she couldn’t see what it was doing to her and her life and family The restrictions it was placing on

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Family Legacy

When did the party cease to be?Fun times,laughs,friends with me  There came a time I crossed a line That linethat was to change my life A life that was sadwhen I care to admit A child so scared who didn’t fit Family secrets never told Parents slowly growing old  A mother tornand broken inside The loss of a childthat she chose to

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Alcohol-Free Day 149 to Day 150- Sober Evolution !

Heart hurts Battles to fight Alcohol won’t make it all alright Better to be alert than hideBrave the rideBe awake and fight Pep talk for myself time again  Hard times?Sometimes life not fine? Yes that’s occasionally realityUnfortunately But,Having clearer vision from No alcohol to muddy the watersOr destroy our dreams, Could definitely lead to happier scenes For us, our family, our son’s or

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There is no drug Sweeter than my Sobriety

Sober Curious No More ! There it is 100 Days Alcohol-Free ! Well you could have knocked me over with a feather. I didn’t plan to quit drinking until the day it happened, instantly upon reading the article here, Guide to the first month of Sobriety….For the Sober Curious. It was the first time I had

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Nailing the Narcissist

I had a friend who I thought was funny, quirky and troublesome. She was troublesome, but I thought that together we were so much fun that everyone would forgive us for the scrapes we got into. I used to really like hanging out with her but things turned. Meeting up with her started to drain

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