I Don't Need Drugs and Alcohol to Have Fun

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    Neither were really that fun

    for me anymore by the time I got sober. It's only fun when you're not obliged to do it. As soon as it becomes a necessity, it becomes a nightmare.
    deleted deleted
    Feb 14, 2016

    Want to be involved w/ making videos

    or some clean activities? In Southern California (though not necessary)? Want to help make videos or like activities that are geeky/nerdy/sporty/gaming/physical? Got 2 free groups on FB (can be on other sites) forming. Share this post? (Reference my profile or email here). Both...
    supergirl805 supergirl805
    22-25, F
    Feb 14, 2016

    Can't wait to start the new sexy heels class I

    signed up for. It's a great way to strengthen your quads, calves, hamstrings and butt. It's also designed to improve balance and posture. Yay, should be fun! :)
    ReneeSkye ReneeSkye
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Feb 13, 2016
    Megansback Megansback
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Feb 13, 2016

    but its much easier..

    . ah a tall glass of black rum. black and murky as the depths of the human soul. liquid fire with complex and subtle flavors. a bite to sink into those hidden places within. give the demons wings that they may fly free to shred the mind with memory. a lash to spur them on to...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Feb 9, 2016

    1 yr clean and sober,

    working a program, on the 25th of Feb.
    soberisfun soberisfun
    26-30, F
    19 Responses Feb 9, 2016
    khenry15 khenry15
    22-25, M
    Feb 8, 2016

    doing drugs and alcohol is not the answer to

    having fun..... having fun depends on you. drugs is not the way to go.... if you want to have fun do something that would be enjoyable NOT like drinking or smoking.. like watching a funny movie or play a game.
    jenna66spinder jenna66spinder
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 6, 2016

    I thought I needed drugs

    and alcohol to have a good time until one day in October of 2000 I ingested enough Wild Turkey 101 proof, with a side order of Dilaudid to almost kill me. I spent several weeks in a high dollar insane asylum after that before deciding that I'd had enough. Haven't had a fix, pill...
    kimmieroberts kimmieroberts
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Feb 3, 2016

    But it can most certainly help

    hahahahahahahahahahaha sorry I couldn't help myself
    CallMePonyTail CallMePonyTail
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2016

    I don't need drugs alcohol

    or sex to have fun or be happy. Except Advil as needed. I keep meeting douche bags online. Hey poke fun at me being a virgin even though I intentionally practice abstinence...they ultimately end up just wanting to hook up. God I give up. I sit and wait or maybe not wait and...
    theOnlyinolvidable theOnlyinolvidable
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Feb 3, 2016

    I don't need drugs or alcohol to have fun

    because drugs and alcohol can mess up your brain cells and you kiddenies
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Feb 1, 2016

    They don't sell alcohol in my country.

    And I'm good and okay with that. You can have fun without drinking out taking drugs. Many ppl do that. Try it.
    jjajaaa jjajaaa
    18-21, F
    9 Responses Jan 26, 2016

    I don't need it, but i like drinking alcohol

    sometimes, not to the extreme of getting drunk, just for special moments. On the other side, i hate people that is on drugs
    Julio9 Julio9
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 24, 2016
    thephenomenon thephenomenon
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Jan 24, 2016

    Drugs and alcohol actually make me angry how

    rampant they are. Who would've thought that someone looked at a plant and said, "Hmm... I bet I can smoke that." And do you know how many steps there are to make cocaine? It's a useable drug halfway through the process! And alcohol is stupid. It tastes like **** and turns good...
    AnorakPhan AnorakPhan
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jan 21, 2016
    adamlaher adamlaher
    13-15, M
    6 Responses Jan 21, 2016

    I used to need a few beers

    when I was younger but now i get high on life....
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 19, 2016

    that's what I used to think.

    now I can't go out without having a bit alcohol
    lcammo lcammo
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Jan 18, 2016
    Angelinawhitepromdresseveryday Angelinawhitepromdresseveryday
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jan 14, 2016

    Have you ever walked home from school to find

    out that your mom went to jail? For drug abuse. It's not good. Then you find out that she almost put you up for adoption when you were young and that this is her 4th time in jail. She is such a b word sometimes!!!! Is there anything to help this feeling if sadness that has...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Jan 12, 2016

    But it sure helps....

    ..... 😉 🐦
    TheChurchLady TheChurchLady
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 11, 2016

    But it sure helps....

    ..... 😉 🐦
    TheChurchLady TheChurchLady
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jan 11, 2016

    But it sure helps....

    ..... 😉 🐦
    TheChurchLady TheChurchLady
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jan 11, 2016

    i just need a hookah be4 sleep .

    . it makes my dreams colorful ??
    iBalas iBalas
    26-30, M
    Jan 10, 2016

    As a teenager I'd say 'I don't need drugs

    or alcohol, I was born this way' when people would as if was high or wanted any. Never did drugs, the 'special' brownies were an accident because I didn't know what that meant. I'm they type that even avoids taking Tylenol. Alcohol, I drink but never to the point of getting...
    teadiva teadiva
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 8, 2016

    Many I know would prefer I did use them

    because I am so shy and petrified of being near a lot of people.
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Jan 5, 2016

    Life is such an amazing thing.

    I've never understood why anyone would want to experience it through a mind altering haze. Well, I get it, I just don't agree with it.
    wcr31 wcr31
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2016

    I'm crazy the way I am,

    I don't need drugs and alchol to make it worse, I mean,drugs make you happy for a few hours but is it worth it?
    Josphiene65 Josphiene65
    13-15, F
    5 Responses Jan 2, 2016

    im already crazy as in im always laughing being

    fun and hyped that drugs make me more crazy but i do enjoy weed (;
    ggabbyr ggabbyr
    18-21, F
    Jan 2, 2016

    I'm going to a 18th camping party tonight,

    and probably everyone will be drinking and getting drunk. And I can't drink because of health issue plus I don't like the taste of it. So I will be having fun anyways without it. :)
    mblan11 mblan11
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 1, 2016

    When I was in 3rd grade our teacher made us

    promise not to take drugs and I'd fulfill my promise as long as I'm alive. Also, I've never like the smell of alcohol, so I won't bother drinking it. It won't do anything good for my health and physical state, so I might as well pass everytime.
    tippyville tippyville
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 1, 2016

    Only because I am already weird enough.

    Any outside "help " is just going to make things get out of control. One time I smoked some hydro and my pet rabbit started talking to me. I kid you not. Never touched it/smoked again. Now, 15 years on and the rabbit lives inside my head. Want to hang with me sometime? O_O...
    TheSkyISee TheSkyISee
    Dec 30, 2015

    I absolutely without any single doubt don't

    need drugs to have fun ..I am crazy enough to enjoy my life without any regrets ..
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 30, 2015

    I'd much rather embrace the moment sober to

    cherish it thoroughly... The way it's meant to be.
    CrimsonWight CrimsonWight
    16-17, T
    Dec 29, 2015

    I feel like 90% of people like getting High

    or drunk but seeing the number of people who actually joined this group gives me hope that I'll find that special someone that doesn't smokes or drink.
    bloodyzombie19 bloodyzombie19
    18-21, F
    10 Responses Dec 29, 2015

    Life is short, LOVE as

    if this might be our last moment because it could be and no drug or drink can make this more important and I do not need false courage today!!
    redeemedbadboy redeemedbadboy
    70+, M
    Dec 25, 2015

    Drunk people wear me out

    and then bore me. I often feel like I'm the only person that doesn't want to get drunk, and wishes nobody else would get drunk too. I just want to have an honest fun time- sober!
    honeybree honeybree
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Dec 23, 2015

    I'm going to admit it I did drink alcohol twice

    and did drugs like a few time that's not that bad
    Lexiandmattforever Lexiandmattforever
    13-15, F
    5 Responses Dec 18, 2015
    knock2knock knock2knock
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Dec 18, 2015

    I've found a great amount of freedom in

    learning to enjoy myself sober in social situations. I will admit, there are times where I have to put on a smile and try to hide my anxiety or negative emotions but most of the time, the fun that I have and the joy I express feels that much more genuine. It can be hard at...
    Baddayoverdose Baddayoverdose
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2015

    I have learned that drinking your problems away

    never helps any matters, you need to just face life sometimes.
    Ben6783 Ben6783
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Dec 8, 2015

    I have an alcoholic bf

    who had been sober 5 weeks and he is driving me crazy!! I try to be understanding but sometimes he is just do hurtful and hateful...
    smileitsbreathtaking smileitsbreathtaking
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Dec 6, 2015
    ChaosArchangel ChaosArchangel
    16-17, F
    Nov 29, 2015

    Many millennials nowadays have a convoluted

    perspective on having fun. Mass media and the vomit inducing crap perpetually churned out by Hollyweird(yes I purposefully spell this way), conditioned them to be casual about drugs and alcohol. Thanks to my strict upbringing, I avoided those filth and now lead a fulfilling life...
    ShawnMogan ShawnMogan
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 29, 2015

    i dont need it but it does help me relax

    and lose some inhibitions
    maxlaff maxlaff
    51-55, M
    1 Response Nov 27, 2015

    Somebody shared something interesting with me

    the other day. 'I used to find that weed made me super chill and relaxed, when I was younger. But as I got older it started to make me paranoid every time I used it. So I checked with my doctor and she said the body changes as it ages, and it becomes less tolerant of drugs...
    GreenButtercup GreenButtercup
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Nov 24, 2015

    ...but sometimes I WANT drugs

    and alcohol to have fun. So what?
    PrettiestPirate PrettiestPirate
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Nov 24, 2015

    I was talking to my dad about how the school

    system in a neighboring town is having the nurse stock Narcan, a drug used to reverse the effects of a heroin overdose. He says they shouldn't stock it, and allow each overdose to be a death sentence. "Natural selection" he calls it. He's a doctor.
    sentimentalguy1 sentimentalguy1
    18-21, M
    5 Responses Nov 23, 2015

    I have never took any kind of drugs my whole

    life...Hate taste of beer... Hate being around drug heads or drunks... I make the best of what I have without wanting either of them...
    luvin2flirt luvin2flirt
    56-60, M
    Nov 22, 2015

    There are so many other things to entertain us.

    But drugs and alcohols definitely make your life more interesting. I personally avoid doing drugs, but I always get alcohols. As long as I'm not completely druck and start fuc*ing with other guys, I think a decent amount of alcohol makes your life and party more fun.
    deleted deleted
    Nov 19, 2015
    guitarspro guitarspro
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 16, 2015

    I hate it when I go to a club/party with

    strangers and if I don't want to drink or have just one drink they will try to make me drink and go 'are you sure you don't want a drink?', 'is everything okay?', 'WHY AREN'T YOU DRINKING?!'. I hate it. And the more drunk they get the more they won't back off. I hate having to...
    AnnaFromFinland AnnaFromFinland
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Nov 16, 2015

    Please get 'angelstartingfresh' reported

    and blocked guys. She puts up these racist, jingoistic, discriminatory and religiously inflammatory stuff over here. Such people should chucked outta ep even if we can't chuck them outta the world.
    Rayne4u Rayne4u
    26-30, M
    1 Response Nov 16, 2015

    I don't do drugs for a start

    and I occasionally drink alcohol when I'm out or even inside but it's like saying I don't need trainers to go running but it helps just like alcohol helps me have fun, I don't necessarily need it.😏
    NaomiRosexo NaomiRosexo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2015

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    Rohan112233 Rohan112233
    31-35, M
    Nov 7, 2015

    "I drink because I am one pathetic depressed

    soul", is an unjustified explanation to one's own self.
    hiddentears hiddentears
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2015

    Before, when things were tough I would just run

    to alcohol and make it all "go away." I've definitely changed my life; I don't drink at all or use any type of drugs. But this is not easy. I've had some really tough days recently and I've almost said "screw this I know what will make me feel better." But thank God I didn't...
    JasonE81 JasonE81
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Nov 5, 2015

    The most I have ever had was a glass of red

    wine. Where friends have gone out and gotten drunk, or stoned, I don't feel the need for these. Reality is what it is! Alcohol will not help me relax comfortably, I can talk about things reflectively if I need to in a social situation.
    Liebenbergmrl Liebenbergmrl
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 5, 2015

    At a certain point you don't get any higher,

    you just get lower on dope... Coke ain't all it's cracked up to be... If you need your mind or mood altered to enjoy life, your not living, you're simply existing between stretches of clarity that scare you...
    Locdrjr Locdrjr
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 2, 2015
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