Day 1584

Its hard for me to believe it is just two weeks since we were asked to stay home with the outbreak of Covid-19 affecting the whole word. In those two weeks humans have had to evolve and adapt to a whole new way of living, being and communicating and I thank GOD for my recovery... Continue Reading →

Day 1504

Recovery is like the tide, it ebbs and flows and as we reach different stages each come with new challenges and new rewards.

Freedom

To truly recover from alcoholism I need to be able to function in society alongside everyone else.

Day 1387

Slowly but surely I listened and hung onto the fellowship. I made good friendships that replaced the one I had previously had with alcohol.

Change

Time went on and one day I realised that there was no one around me any more, no one wanted to drink with me and no one could drink like me. I was alone and isolated and carried on drinking by myself.

Day 1349

who knew we had a choice......

Why do we make this so hard…..

I get applauded for my resolve to have not picked up an alcoholic drink so far, yet I am more concerned about the size of my stomach than the fact I have not picked up an alcoholic drink in this time. 

Day 1353

 I often wonder why it is that, as an alcholic, I suffer from incredibly low self esteem.  When I was in active alcoholism I would stomp and thrash my way through homelife and worklife.  I would force my opinion and get involved in situations that I didnt need to. My actions were always impulsive and... Continue Reading →

Finding Recovery – Living in Recovery

There is a difference between finding recovery and living in recovery. When I found recovery, I was at such a rock bottom that I could see no way of continuing to live. I was well aware that alcohol is a toxin. I knew it was ruining everything and destroying me and all my relationships. It caused me... Continue Reading →

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