Monthly Archives: November 2015

Finding Brain…18 Again?

It has been a while since completing my drunk-a-logue or what I consider my steps towards a commitment. How to capture a long time of drinking and writing it down was oddly easy. Maybe because it rattles around so much … Continue reading

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Questioning My Answers: Reflections on Drinking Quizzes

Forget the stereotype of what we all think addiction looks like and trust the evidence. Source: Questioning My Answers: Reflections on Drinking Quizzes

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It Really Is That Intense – Part IV – Getting Married, Having Baby

Source: It Really Is That Intense – Part IV – Getting Married, Having Baby

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It Really Is That Intense – Part IV – Getting Married, Having Baby

When I met my husband Neal, we met at a bar. This was just fine. That is what people do. They meet somewhere to get to know one another. Some people meet for coffee during the day and some people … Continue reading

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It Really Is That Intense – Part III(b) – The Single Years

In the last blog, part III is a retrospective of what being in a career and navigating the ladder of success while maintaining and active and alcohol filled social life. What is missing is what I did on the days … Continue reading

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It Really Is That Intense – Part III(a) – The Corporate Climber

To recap, I have reviewed my youth and upbringing at a high level in Part II. These were the first 18 years of my life and ‘the sober years.’ In Part I, I identified the beginning of my drinking and … Continue reading

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90 Days and A Letter to my Future Self

It feels like today is not just another day. I feel really odd inside and out. I made it to the 90 day of sobriety. I should feel elated and parts of me do. Then I feel sad. I feel … Continue reading

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