“Sell me an outfit from this rack…“ I struggled and then I paused. My eyes swelled up with tears, tears that I held back. “You know, if this was in english, you would have hired me five minutes ago,” I said. Most people don’t know this but I had a really hard time settling into Zagreb when I first moved…View Post
I get asked a many questions about addiction: How do you know you’re an alcoholic, how to quit alcohol, what is AA? Is AA mandatory for success in recovery? What are the obstacles an addict faces when getting sober and also, how to help someone struggling with an addiction? Keep in mind that this guide and way worked for me, it may not work for you or the person you’re trying to help. Each case is individual and there is no right or wrong way to getting sober or staying sober, you must literally take it each day as it comes.
Two years sober. I am two fucking years sober. Twenty four months without a sip of alcohol. What a journey it has been so far....
Each year on my birthday I’d blow out my candles and wish for love. The universe has a funny way of making wishes come true because seven months later I entered alcohol addiction recovery and started to fall in the deepest and greatest love of all, the love with my own self. You see, prior to sobriety I was drinking daily. I didn’t know how to sit at a table and simply drink a glass of orange juice, it always had to have something in it like vodka, make it a double too. Back then I was an expensive date, now I’m a very cheap one.