Tag: sober-curious

Wake Up!

I want a drink, I’m stressed to the maxI deserve a break FFS!!!!!After all how much could one bottle take?Actually quite a bit it seemsFor there is a lot at stake I know the facts I know the risks to health and emotion Yet I think of wine as a magic potion To ease the

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I’m tougher without wine

“Life is tough darling but so are you” I’m tougher without wineThe stuff that dumbs us down I’d rather life shine  No one’s life is perfect And it’s all so worth it Dark clouds all around No sun to be found  Find a torchTurn on it’s light It’ll be alright  Pour love over wounds not wine It’ll be fine ❤

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Living Life Alcohol-Free

One thing I have always been terrified of when I thought about knocking the booze on the head was ‘what if I lose my edge?’ I have always considered myself a rocker of sorts, I lived the life of excess and experienced all the ups and downs that came with it. A part of me

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BOOM ! Rethink the Drink

Ok so sometimes life is shitThere’s no denying itBut by being sober We learn to live in the chaos And make sense of it We find we are stronger We can help others for longer Instead of just focusing on ourself Leaving their needs on the shelf We can bolster the self worth of others We can be better friends, lovers,

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Walking Away from the Wine o’ Clock Routine

I didn’t understand what an alcohol-induced blackout was until I read Sarah Hepola’s book Blackout : Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget. Before I stopped drinking I had actually had many blackouts, I just didn’t realize that when I woke up with no memory of going to sleep, and no memory of the conversations I’d

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