“Congratulations! Where are you celebrating?” Just a few days ago, I quietly acknowledged my two year sober anniversary with a “congrats” from my partner and a few Facebook posts from close friends who are also in recovery. Then… Read More
“Drunk,” “junkie”, “crackhead”, “stoner”, “dope fiend”, “pill popper”, and “coke head”. These words used to easily roll off my tongue when I was using.
I always had this picture inside my head of how life would be in sobriety; this idyllic vision of having it all together. I was wrong.
I question every meltdown my children have, because I think maybe it’s because I am a recovering alcoholic.