I Am a Sober Alcoholic

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 13 People

    lizziebeex15 lizziebeex15
    22-25, F
    Sep 22, 2014

    Since 2007

    Haven't had a drink since Feb. 25th, 2007. Am new to EP. Have lots of strength Hope & experience to share. Also have worked all 12 steps & helped a few others....
    robcrimson robcrimson
    51-55, M
    Oct 22, 2013

    A loved one is receiving hospice care,

    and I have been at turns devastated, distracted, extremely resentful and paranoid, sad, and sometimes free and quite alright. Still sober though. I've stayed sober so long, it's stopped seeming like an achievement, yet without continuing to work at it, I am not immune to the...
    PeoniesAndSunshine PeoniesAndSunshine
    36-40, F
    Jul 15, 2015

    So I been sober a week

    now from alcohol. I'm trying to get prego , so that was an incentive for me. One of the withdrawal symptoms I'm having is anxiety n body aches. I've been taking vitamins and drinking lots of water. So far very healthy but I'm having a lot of anxiety. This **** hurts. Any ideas...
    IloveLife14 IloveLife14
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jan 10, 2014

    Finding the Right Spirits

    Taking too long to put down the bottle nearly killed me.  I kept thinking that because I hadn't lost everything, I surely wasn't in trouble.  The DTs were more frightening than all horror movies put together, but somehow I drank to forget those, too.  After a year...
    kitelemon kitelemon
    31-35, F
    Jan 14, 2009
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