For at least four months after I made ….
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 know I have one of two choices, acceptance of the situation or let it go.
The simple truth? To stay sober YOU HAVE TO REALLY WANT IT! I don’t talk much about the first time I drank after rehab, the memory is still very sharp and the wound is deep.
I sat there, a little over two years sober, wondering if my daughter was doomed to end up like me—an alcoholic. My father is an alcoholic. So was his mother. My husband is also an alcoholic.