Life is good. I have been trying to eat as clean (per elimination diet protocol) as much as possible. I haven’t had coffee all week. I drank Monday and Tuesday (normal amounts). On Wednesday, I had an informal union meeting at an Irish Pub. I did have two glasses of Riesling (was very strong). That […]
The last time I wrote I wasn’t sure what was going to happen. I had filled out a form and was waiting on a call from the inpatient center to see what they recommend and to let me know what my insurance will cover. That was on Monday. It is now Thursday and I haven’t […]
This process came about when I went to the doctor about a month ago for lung pain. I had a condition that can be brought on by many factors, one of which is liver cirrhosis. Because of this, I told my doctor that I drink everynight and am interested in getting help. He told me […]
My intake appointment is less than a week away. Most of the initial excitement of the prospect of a new life has turned to fear. I’m finding myself in a constant state of worry. This isn’t something I can readily talk about. As it is, I’ve only told 4 people. And have only talked in […]
June 2016 I am starting to get nervous. A couple of weeks ago, I was pretty hyped up, excited. Now that the clock is ticking, I don’t know if I can follow through. How can I? I’m so used to old habits and the way things are, how can I change? I keep hoping that […]
May 2016 I am going to write about my recovery on here. I’m going to tell my story first. I am not strong enough to share this with anyone that I personally know. Not my husband, not my best friend, not my sisters. I can’t say the words out loud. I can’t admit that I […]
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