Tag: How I stopped drinking without AA

My Shiny Black Dragon

I knew that I needed to stop drinking but everything that I had ever learned about sobriety left me cold. As a high energy, independent thinker I was not interested in following a program that required I slow down and get humble. Bumper stickers that said “one day at a time” or “easy does it” made me squirm. As I sunk deeper into the muck of knowing that I could no longer keep up with the cool kids and control my drinking I stumbled over my solution on the internet.

BOOM Community Rethink the Drink

I’m not sure what the specific statistics are on success rates for those who try to stop drinking but what I’ve seen reported is usually abysmal. It can be a difficult fight but if you’re abusing alcohol, this thing we’re sold as the exiler of life and love, if it’s abusing you, start by making

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