Underneath the biochemical hook that made me an addict is other issues: I’m needy. I want love. I’m lonely. I want to connect.
Texting, for example… Sober? Text away! But If you’re drunk, give your phone to someone you trust and tell them to lock it up.
If I’m watching a movie that makes me glad I’m sober, it’s better than meds. Here are 5 recent favorites, all based on true stories about alcohol, drugs, crime, and consequences.
I used to pray for a small enough car accident in which no one got hurt, but my car would need work and I’d get out of the office for a day.