A real and inspiring look at sobriety from Jen.
The year before I got sober, (where I’d stop and start repeatedly)… I had an idea in my head, that if sobriety was right for me, that it would come easy to me and that if I experienced turmoil and struggle in sobriety, that meant that life was actually better when I get to “check out” with my wine on my patio after a hard day’s work. During that time in my life, I did have the idea in my head that I drank too much, and that sobriety was a good idea. I would concede that much. Beyond that, I still couldn’t imagine life without wine. I felt like I had to get all my fun out while I can because one day, I would have to give up wine and all my fun, socializing and good times would be over.
I tried numerous times to quit. I don’t…
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