Tag: help

We Need Each Other

I don’t usually share stories like this with anyone other than my husband, but today I’m making an exception. I can’t stop thinking about this, and feel like I’m supposed to share it.A few nights ago I was out… Read More

Today I Judged The Me I Saw In You

I overheard you outside today, surrounded by men, bragging about your “skills.” I saw them eyeing you, hanging on your every word, and I became very uncomfortable. I saw the glint in their eyes, and I saw you… Read More

Sober Fathers Grieve Too

Fourteen weeks ago I came home from work to find that my wife and three kids – aged six, four, and two – were gone. As you can imagine, I was devastated and wondered what the hell had… Read More

I Had NO Idea Who I Was

I am finding that one of the biggest challenges I face in my early sobriety is dealing with my identity. When I was a drunk, I was just that, a drunk. I found out that it’s pretty difficult… Read More

Sobriety Is Not Always Going To Be Easy

Hilarious. I’m heading down the ramp to my flight terminal and walk past the Boston Beer Works sign. My first thought? Ugh, That would be nice right now. What? I’m on my way to California to see the… Read More