Menace to Sobriety

Menace to Sobriety I just wrapped up a huge work event that has consumed my time over the last several months. Between that and coming off the heels of being very sick for over a year, I haven’t written much.  Feels good to start typing. The work event was the Third...

Because I Came Into These Rooms

  Because I came into these rooms… -I found people who understand me and my disease -I found a place where I am not judged, but rather loved unconditionally -I met an amazing sponsor and friend who is always there for me, and who reminds me that it’s okay to give...

Faith Springs Eternal

Well, Spring whirled in with a big snowstorm here in Northern Virginia. Kind of sums up how things have been going for me lately. Haven’t had much time to write. For those of you wondering, it’s been 2125 days and I’m still sober. Not something I take for granted and...
Welcome to Fantasy Island

Welcome to Fantasy Island

  Do you remember the television show “Fantasy Island?” A white-suit-clad Ricardo Montalban and his trusty sidekick,Tattoo, greeted a planeload of guests at the beginning of each episode. They came to the island to live out their fantasies. I was recently...

Sobriety in Jeopardy

Sometimes sobriety sucks. Please remember to respond in the form of a question. Oh, ok. What is sometimes sobriety sucks? I’ll take Everyday Battles for $400 please, Alex. Answer: This term is used to describe 5pm on Friday. Question: What is Suckfest? You are...