Tag: poetry

With Sobriety You Get More!

Washing hands With Sobriety you get more

I’m not scared of sobriety anymoreI’m excitedMy passion for life is suddenly ignitedSo many possibilities I can see hopefullyIs this beautiful gift really for me?Will I really wake up feeling refreshed and free?No worries about getting behind the wheel for meI’m sorted and responsibleNot a liabilitySobrietyWowI’m learning it’s not lessIt’s actually moreI think I’m only

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Alcohol-Free? Join the Sober-Curious Revolution

Cocktail Umbrella - sober curious- alcohol-free

At one year alcohol-free, one year happily sober, I barely ever think of drinking alcohol. I have finally moved past the feeling of ” Now what will I do if I am not drinking”. When the cravings occasionally do come, I go for a long walk or replace it with something quickly. Then it is

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Romancing the Darkness – Alcohol Addiction and The Shining

Romancing the Darkness - Thoughts on Alcohol Addiction and The Shining Jack Nicolson in the Lobby of the Overlook Hotel

Every once in a while you read something so profound, so connective to your life and thought process, it resonates and sets your mind right. Today on my 5th day sober, my 5th day sober after 200 days alcohol-free and a slip and a slide and another and another, someone in my community shared this perspective

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