I Love My Sober Life

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    My Success Story

    My success story begins with failure… many of them in fact! I’ve been an addict for almost 8 years now and have tried and failed to get sober more times than I can remember! There are two differences between the present me and the past me: I now truly want sobriety...
    uniquelycrazy85 uniquelycrazy85
    22-25, F
    5 Responses May 21, 2010

    Sign Up

    It's not too late to sign up! Heroes in Recovery 6k in our very own Nashville, TN! http://awe.sm/m0ZRl
    ChelseyRobinson ChelseyRobinson
    36-40, F
    Jul 11, 2012

    I really don't do drugs

    and trust nobody. Stay to yourself, feel free to express how you feel towards your community and the world. Rough times now a day's, stay alert of what's going on a-----!!!
    Rcity5 Rcity5
    31-35, M
    Dec 30, 2014

    Don't Drink

    I have always been sober, thankfully. Alcohol or drug addiction is not something I'd wish on anyone. How awful it must be feel.
    learntocook learntocook
    18-21
    Aug 25, 2010

    Grateful For My Recovery

     I am coming up on 34 years of sobriety, one day at a time, but I am still one drink away from a drunk. I attend two to three 12 Step meetings a week. Three out of five of my children are in recovery--yes this is a family disease. I am extremely grateful for my recovery and...
    JanWSOS JanWSOS
    70+, M
    2 Responses Jun 2, 2011

    Keeping It Simple

    Hi, My name is Heather. Im 32 years young and I am a heroin addict in recovery. I recently relapsed and had four years clean before that run. I have been clean since March 3, 2011. I am starting the state of Massachusetts first Heroin Anonymous Meeting May 6th . It is in...
    hthrfthr hthrfthr
    31-35
    Apr 21, 2011

    In Control Of My Life!

    That's what it feels like when you are not on any ****. People say you are dangerous when you are on something, but I think you are more dangerous when you have control. I haven't done drugs since I was 19. And I don't have a drinking problem since that age as well.  I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 23, 2010

    24 Years

    It's been 24 years, one day at a time. Finally I can say ice spent half my life sober. I got to tell my story when I picked up my 24 year chip. Sometimes I forget just what it was like to be a junky prostitute who would do ANYTHING with ANYONE to buy dope. I have many gifts...
    TexasTerri TexasTerri
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jan 25, 2013

    I am officially 30-days sober from my ketamine,

    dxm, pcp, narcotics, alcohol, and weed! It's taken me nearly 6 months to make it this far but I can safely say, I have a better chance now than I've ever had before getting my life back on track and fixing everything I've broken in it!
    nightlife138 nightlife138
    18-21, M
    Jun 25, 2015

    I've been sober for a few months.

    .. And I haven't felt this good since I was a kid. It's crazy how "high" I get now (without drugs/alcohol/sex) and I love how I have moods now.. I mean, I used to basically only have two moods when I was struggling with addiction, which was 'pist off at the world' and the other...
    SunFlowerSunrise SunFlowerSunrise
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 6, 2014
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