Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is an international mutual aid fellowship founded in 1935 to help individuals who struggle with alcohol addiction. The organization's 12-step program has become one of the most well-known and widely used approaches … [Read more...] about What are the 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous?
My future self is alcohol free. That's not wishful thinking but the reality that's pulling me forward one-day-at-a-time. Dr. Drunkenstine doesn't live here anymore. Sober Tony is the guy in charge. I've found a lot of help this … [Read more...] about Future Me Doesn’t Drink
I'm thinking about how the "obsession with drinking" outweighs everything else I love in life. When I'm chasing my next drink - nothing else makes me happy. When I'm plotting my next binge - nothing else feels important. It's a … [Read more...] about This is what’s keeping me sober today.
I've been too quiet lately, for mostly bad reasons. But I'll take this quote as a sign from my higher power 😉 … [Read more...] about #Sober in 2020? Let the f*cking miracle begin!
Wahoo 🎉 today is just over 3 weeks without a drink. My recovery started over two years ago. The longest win streak was 100 plus days, but most of the time I've been a mess. It always "feels" different this time... I want to make … [Read more...] about What’s going right (so far)?
I'm getting sick of writing bullshit "I'm starting over" kind of blog posts. Addiction gets old .... It's no wonder family and friends lose all faith in our recovery. We admit we're powerless then get some time sober we … [Read more...] about I need help and can’t manage my own recovery