Tag: Sobriety

  • Find Your Spark

    Find Your Spark

    At some point, my life will end. It may be from old age, it may be from an accident or illness – or I may just pass like a whisper in the quiet of the night. But what I can say and know with certainty is – I will not die from alcohol….

  • Perspective from Four Years Alcohol-Free

    Perspective from Four Years Alcohol-Free

    Four years ago today, after waking up with what felt like the worst hangover of my life, I promised myself that I would give up alcohol. I’d known my drinking was a problem for at least ten years before that morning, but until then, despite my many failures to do so, I believed I could…

  • Join Us in Discussing The Biology of Desire by Marc Lewis

    Join Us in Discussing The Biology of Desire by Marc Lewis

    When I read Marc Lewis’s book The Biology of Desire in 2015, I recognized my own story of recovery from addiction. In the eight years that have followed since my first reading, I have not seen my experience of recovery reflected more clearly than in this quote from his groundbreaking book. The facility for viewing…

  • 30 Days Sober – Watching my 6 and Protecting my Quit!

    30 Days Sober – Watching my 6 and Protecting my Quit!

    When we check our 6 in recovery, the enemy is coming from within. It could be our childhood sneaking up on us to say we’re unworthy after a disappointment. It may be the lifestyle we were sold as rich and sophisticated when it’s our turn to celebrate. It could be a loss or serious hurt…

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