Category: Sober Blurbs

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
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
60 DAYS SOBER!

60 DAYS SOBER!

I have come a long way and still have a long way to go. So grateful to have several outlets of support in recovery! I've lost a lot from my drinking in the past, but my trials and pain are the fuel to continue my journey of recovery. As ...MORE
9 Months Sober Today

9 Months Sober Today

The past 9 months have felt like running into the apocalypse with open arms. The people, places, and things I used to call home have all but disappeared — some by choice, some not. Today, I stand at the precipice of an exciting new adventure I could not be ...MORE
Turning Pain to Purpose in Recovery

Turning Pain to Purpose in Recovery

Sober from opiates and ecstasy for 16 years. Sober from alcohol for 3 and a half years. Codependency recovery for 7 years. Sexual abuse recovery for 7 years. Grief recovery for 3 years. The latest: Endometriosis recovery for 6 months. If there’s anything I learned in recovery it is that ...MORE
Sobriety – With All I Got…

Sobriety – With All I Got…

I grew up in a wonderful home. Both of my parents were loving and nurturing; my mother was the librarian at my elementary school and my father was the local beat cop for our area. I was too young to remember fully but mom drank, drank so much that ...MORE
10 Year Addiction – Conquered!

10 Year Addiction – Conquered!

My name is Troy and I've been addicted to Meth for a little over 10 years. It's been a struggle from the jump I've been sober now one week, thanks to my Fiancé who has been a blessing to me and is still by my side through 3 relapses ...MORE
7 Years Sobriety and Still Learning!

7 Years Sobriety and Still Learning!

7 years sober and still learning everyday! You must stay focused on who you want to be and put one foot in front of the other! The moment you put others first and yourself last is when you are truly appreciate life. Now I have a truly wonderful life ...MORE
4 Months Sober!!

4 Months Sober!!

I am Pat. Sober four months this week 10/26/17. Grateful and so happy for my new tools for living and this new lease on life. Today is already looking like an amazing sober day! ...MORE
Alcohol Sobriety – Karly

Alcohol Sobriety – Karly

Hi guys! Today is my one year sober from alcohol! It’s incredible how much better I feel mentally and physically. I used to beat myself up after a blackout and decided my best bet was to cut alcohol out completely. ...MORE