This is a big reason I why moved back to the USA. As one old-timer said in a meeting yesterday: This white plastic chair is a tool. As long as I keep a seat here in Alcoholics Anonymous, I have a chance to stay sober. Another big reason, … [Read more...] about 86 Days Sober: This Chair is a Tool
I'm not good with compliance.I keep doing things back-ass-ward with my recovery, especially with the 'no major decisions' rule.I'll justify the move with bullet points, because they feel more authoritative.Living in the USA is the … [Read more...] about 84 Days (12 Weeks) Sober: I’m moving back to the USA
And then the Wi-Fi didn't work...????????????????Maybe it's not addiction level, but I'm definitely obsessive about my Internet.????I'm still here, doing the next right thing. I've got some big news to share … [Read more...] about 82 Days Sober
When my shit blew up, it felt like my life was over. I left America with $400 in my pocket and landed in Haitian ghetto. All the anchors of my self-image were cut loose.My native language My way of life (electric, running water, … [Read more...] about 81 Days Sober: No More Hiding
Our blog is all about fighting addiciton (specifically alcoholism) but what exactly is addiction? Here are some of the definitions from around the web. Feel free to add your own in the comment section.Common elements: compulsive need, … [Read more...] about How do you define addiction?
This is my first time on a psychotropic prescription, so I have no idea what to expect. I'm updating this post each day to share my experience. I'd love to hear your feedback in the comment section - especially if you've been on this or … [Read more...] about Depakote ER for Bipolar Disorder: My Daily Review