I am new to abstinence. I am in early recovery. Before I began my much-needed quest for sobriety, I felt alone—isolated from my peers in their sober world. This world has no drinks; or is maybe where just… Read More
Whenever drinks were offered I accepted. I could never just slowly sip them no matter how hard I tried to pace myself. I drank, blacked out, passed out, and recovered.
There came a point 30 days ago where the memes and advertisements stopped being funny. I do not need alcohol to survive motherhood.
Balance was a foreign concept for Rose before she got sober. Practice doesn’t always make perfect in recovery.