Social media (in my personal experience) is highly addictive. I can almost feel the dopamine being released from my brain when I receive Facebook likes, Twitter retweets or Instagram comments. And guess what? I love it. I never … [Read more...] about “My name is Sarah and I am a social media addict.”
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The self-pity week continues. Today's edition was fueled by some bad financial news. With two emails, I lost half my income for this month - that's a big downside to the self-employment dream. It shouldn't be a crisis because I've … [Read more...] about 108 Days Sober: What if things get worse?
Even after the big 100 days sober milestone, I've had a week of low motivation. It's no crisis, but I keep letting those old addiction whispers hang around too long. It's the kind of drinking fantasies that will lead me back to the alcohol … [Read more...] about 107 Days Sober: Finding Motivation by Helping Another Alcoholic