isolation in sobriety

Isolation in Sobriety

If you are an addict or alcoholic, you are more than fully aware of the isolating effects of addiction. Drinking or drugging may have started off as a sociable event, but by the end, it was anything but social. It was more than likely a lot of fun in the beginning, and something you looked forward to on the weekends. …Read More

What interests you

Do What Interests You

So many people have no idea what they truly want to do with their lives. The questions, “If you could do anything you wanted, what would it be?” Or even the standard, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” are often met with an uncomfortable laugh, and brushed off without an answer, or “I don’t know.” For …Read More

move in

Nice to Meet You, Can I Move In?

We addicts and alcoholics are fast movers- literally and figuratively. We’re all about instant gratification, and if something- like “love”- feels good, we will throw all caution to the wind and pounce faster than a tomcat on a barn mouse. It’s just how we’re built; throw in some attachment, abandonment, and co-dependent issues, and we’re talking a match made in …Read More