6 Years of Sobriety

I woke up this morning with 6 years of sobriety. 6. In a row. I wish I could tell you everything is easy, perfect and exactly what I dreamed of, Continue Reading →

Skeletons

Everyone has skeletons in their closet, but not me. Mine don’t live hidden in my dark closet. Mine are out in the open dancing to my favorite songs. I don’t Continue Reading →

Survivor

“Survivors are the ones who write history.” I heard this and it truly resonated with me because that is exactly what I am and exactly what I am doing. I Continue Reading →

Oh so prickly

“I think you’ll find me similar to the Scottish thistle flower, pretty to look at but oh so prickly.” – Just a Little Kilted I have always identified with the Continue Reading →

Fortune Teller

I am obsessed with planning. I like to know what I am doing months in advance. I have 1 paper planner, 2 calendars (home and work) and a calendar on Continue Reading →

4 Years!

I have now been sober for 4 years! It feels like a lifetime ago, really more like another person who was the practicing alcoholic. One of the things that suffered Continue Reading →

Quality Living

longer want to just exist and get by I want to know what this Earth has for me. Last year was truly the hardest year to stay sober since I Continue Reading →

They Don’t Like You

I amĀ an easy target for bullies. I am because I care. I care too much. I have always been this way. Growing up, I was made fun of daily at Continue Reading →

Me and AA

I am horrible at attending AA meetings. It is pretty much the last thing I want to do. Well, I would rather go to a meeting than clean, most of Continue Reading →

Get Help

My doctor said that I need to be journaling. It helps to get the thoughts out on paper before I try to sleep. He also said to not bring the Continue Reading →