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Social Anxiety Resurfaces

Why do I feel like the biggest dork in the room? Continue reading

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Sober Life, Social Life

This precedence of needing to fit in influences our reasons for picking up a social anxiety cure-all. Continue reading

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Un-gluing It All Back Together

It has been 6 months since my last drink. That is half a cake. The layers of the paper mache mask that grew over time have been removed. Now I get to look inside of me and see who the … Continue reading

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Spiritual Hangovers and Ex-ploding Neural Pathways

I am on the countdown to 2016 and currently at 149 days of sobriety. I am also experiencing my very first week off without alcohol during the winter. You might be thinking to yourself, am I going to be counting … Continue reading

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It Really Is That Intense – Part II – The Starter Pack

Wow. Did you really think I hit the punchbowl that young? Look at that face of earnest concentration to get all that punch in the cup. Look at the left hand holding me up straight so as not to lose … Continue reading

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It Really is That Intense – Part I – Name That Feeling

77 Days in and I am pretty content with a hint of anxiety. I have a lot of road ahead of me. I have been dwelling a lot on my past. Specifically in my New York City years. I was … Continue reading

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