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 want to make it clear that it is not my intention to bash 12-step programs; I love them. I’ve been an active member of one since the day I got clean. I’m grateful for every suggestion I’ve ever received,… Read More
Back in my drinking days, I was quite saucy. Some would say I was a raging bitch. Now I’m sober, and I still get angry. I’m okay with that.
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.