sobriety

Addiction Recovery Forced Me To Sober Up About My Relationships

That’s the thing about recovery: if you stick with it, it introduces you to yourself.

When I decided to get sober, I simply wanted help to stop drowning myself; I certainly didn’t envision digging up my painful relationship history.

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Tindering Sober Feels Impossible

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Tindering sober, I was faced with bearing all the uncomfortable feelings without alcohol to take the edge off. Dating is triggering. Emotions are magnified.

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What It's Like To Expose Your Biggest Secret To The World — And Watch It Go Viral

It’s easy to dismiss addiction as someone else’s problem, especially when you don’t look like an addict. Image: Jen Simon.

I admitted to being an opioid addict in The Washington Post. I never thought I would tell my parents about my addiction, let alone the entire world, but after a year of working on my sobriety, I felt like it was the right thing to do.

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How To Be Sober And Still Have A Social Life

Being sober isn't as boring as it seems.

Making the decision to get sober is never easy. Actually getting sober is even harder. So much has to change about the way you live your life in order to maintain, and it can be overwhelming to think about.

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How To Be Sober And Still Have A Social Life

Being sober isn't as boring as it seems.

Making the decision to get sober is never easy. Actually getting sober is even harder. So much has to change about the way you live your life in order to maintain, and it can be overwhelming to think about.

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