Dealing with the expectations of forgiveness.

One huge hurdle almost every single addict faces is the conundrum of a reasonable timeline for being forgiven and being trusted with your sobriety, the issue being that once we get some sobriety under our belts we are still being treated as an alcoholic by our loved ones. … Continue reading

That Fucking Bucket: A Lesson in Triggers

Let’s talk about triggers. I hope this article is just as helpful for the friends & family of addicts as it is for the addict themselves. I believe it’s a good representation of what makes early sobriety so damn hard. As defined, a trigger is an object or experience … Continue reading