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  • 3 week happy dance
    I am still haunted by the detox I went through 3 weeks ago. I thought I was going to die. The first few days felt like a few months. Ok,…More
  • Alcoholics = strong + resilient
    I drank for over 20 years. I drank alcoholically from almost the beginning. I was never in any denial that something was not right about the way I drank. I…More
  • Not how I planned my recovery
    Still here and still sober on day 20 – yay me! I’ve mentioned before that I’ve had some good sober stints and thankfully, my relapses have been short. My relapses…More
  • What’s your recovery plan?
    A good friend of mine asked me this tonight. I know him through AA and he has been a massive support to me over the years so I know it…More
  • The Shame Game
    I often relate to the phrase “we are only given as much as we can handle”. I think about how my separation from my husband started when I entered rehab…More
  • Desperately Negatively Positive
    I am trying so hard to stay positive but it feels like my body is against me. Last night I didn’t sleep at all. Not at all. Today I have…More
  • Phew… withdrawals done
    Today is day 7 and I have to say the hardest withdrawal period I have ever been through. I’ve said it before but I really hope I never have to…More
  • Sober forever… again
    Today I am 6 days sober. Today, I once again am realizing I can not drink ever again. Blogging once before helped me get sober, so I’m trying to find…More

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