As my breath improved, so did my ability to deal with stress, to get a good night’s sleep and to relax. As I learned to breathe deeply, I wanted to smoke much less. My need for alcohol faded as I learned to deal with stress and I also learned to like myself at last.
My younger sister is getting married this year. While I’m very happy about this- I’m finding it is presenting a challenge to me in my sobriety. I’m 6 months sober, working with a sponsor in a twelve-step program… Read More