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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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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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Tell me about being a functional alcoholic.

I have found the term ‘functional alcoholic’ bristle me a bit. It keeps digging into my skin a bit every time I hear it. The reason why and it is something I said earlier, “I feel like a fraud.” Why … Continue reading

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The First 30 Days – finally.

What does really happen during the 1st 30 days of sobriety? It depends. THAT is a stock answer for conditions that otherwise can vary. In this case, from person to person and degree of damage to our physical being and where our … Continue reading

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