Tag: Staying Sober

How I Did 5 years Alcohol-Free

I’ve avoided all booze since 2014. That’s 5 years alcohol-free. But the first thing to say is there is no -5 years- That number is just an abstract idea. There is only yesterday (when I didn’t drink, hooray) and today (when I’m not going to drink whatever happens.)  This way of thinking has worked out

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CBD Oil Helped Me Stay Sober

After experiencing depression in my early twenties and being put on mind-numbing drugs for a period of time, I have developed a sixth sense of awareness for when I feel myself slipping back into that unexplained ‘sadness’, that ‘scary’ place. Six weeks ago when I realized that my anxiety and mood swings were leading me

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How to Quiet that Thirsty Little Voice in Your Head-

You know that Little Voice in your head? That thirsty little voice that says you’ve earned a drink at the end of the day, even though you promised yourself earlier, when you woke up hungover again, that you were DONE ! with alcohol … It goes something like this : I hear a distant voice

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The Fuckit Bucket

water dragon, related with sober living

My last drink was 41/2 years ago. This makes me a mere babe in sobriety terms when compared to titans like my friend John, who has 35 sober years under his belt, however, it’s been long enough to understand why some people repeat behaviours over and over again, which ultimately leads them to the fuck

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