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Treatment and Helping Others for 4 Years!

Treatment and Helping Others for 4 Years!

I was a lost, broken, shell of a woman during my active addiction and I needed treatment. After 9 years of opioid use which eventually progressed into IV use, jail stints, damaged relationships, incomprehensible demoralization and countless near death experiences, I decided to give it an honest shot. I ...MORE
1.5 Years Sober!

1.5 Years Sober!

1.5 years sober! I think more people would want to be sober if people said “That’s awesome you don’t drink!” instead of “You don’t drink? Why?” in a tone that assumes that I’m crazy or ridiculous or predetermining that I have a problem. Sometimes I feel like people look ...MORE
Two Months Cleand and Sober!

Two Months Cleand and Sober!

After my 3rd attempt I finally completed the rehab program at the Veterans hospital where I live. My clean and sober date is September 18, 2017. I'm 26 and this is the longest I have been clean and sober in 8 years. I served in the Army Infantry for ...MORE
Sober – Believe in Yourself!

Sober – Believe in Yourself!

First, I'm sorry for my bad English, I hope you'll understand. I'll like to share my sober story, if it could inspire at least one person, then, I'll have accomplish something. I used opioids during only 4-5 years. Only 4-5 years, and it almost ruins 22 years of my ...MORE
Sobriety & Happiness

Sobriety & Happiness

It may have taken a long time but I finally got sobriety right. Now I take that drive that got me ‘just one more’ to get the life that I’ve always wanted. I can finally say that I’m happy, and love my sobriety. To those still in active addiction; ...MORE
4 Years Sober! #sobermovement

4 Years Sober! #sobermovement

Hello! My name is Taylor and I have been clean and sober since November 17 2013. (Exactly 4 years tomorrow!) I couldn’t have dreamed of the life I have today. Today, there is nothing more important than my sobriety! Have a great day!! --- Contributor: Taylor Adams ...MORE
3 Years Sober!

3 Years Sober!

3 years ago today - After living in denial for years and functioning so that everyone would imagine I was living a normal life, although I was filled with anxiety and self loathing - I was forced to stop drinking and become sober because of an unfavorable liver test. ...MORE
Four Months Sober!

Four Months Sober!

Been clean and sober since 6/26/17, 143 days today. Life is good today with my biggest worry being what I'm going to buy with all this money I'm saving not having to buy dope anymore. God is good!!!!! --- Contributor: Isaac Nigoa ...MORE
5 Months Sober and Loving Life!

5 Months Sober and Loving Life!

On the 16th of June 2017 I'd hit rock bottom. I was exhausted, depressed and helpless. I didn't know where to turn or what to do I just knew I needed help. With the support of NA, my higher power and some amazing friends and family I'm now sober ...MORE
Sober and FREE

Sober and FREE

Addiction controlled my life for way too long. I will never forget the constant obsession of wanting to use all the time. It consumed my every thought. I just wanted to escape from myself. I was desperate to figure it out and get sober. Today, I don't have it ...MORE
The Future is…Sober!

The Future is…Sober!

On my journey I have been criticized for calling it an ‘experiment’, that ‘proper addicts’ can’t ‘experiment’ with sobriety. For the record, I’ve never called myself an addict & or an alcoholic .. for me it is irrelevant if I am either. I had a problem with alcohol, admitted ...MORE
My Journey as an Addict

My Journey as an Addict

I never thought I was an addict. I always believed I was in control over the drugs I was using. Then cocaine consumed my life. I was given an ultimatum by my family, keep using and be gone from our lives or try recovery and have our support. I ...MORE
Day 28 Sober and Happy!

Day 28 Sober and Happy!

28 days free from alcohol & cocaine. A 25 year old 'social user' who ended up using to get through the comedowns & start my day. I rapidly became notorious for being drunk/high on a weekday & not being able to have 'a few'. I was ordering drugs ready ...MORE