First days of sobriety

First days of sobriety

May 14, 2024

By Andy F

Categories: Untreated Alcoholism

A welcome break Dear Friends I hope you are all well and happy. This blog will be the last one I write for a while. For health reasons, I have decided to take a break and travel. I need to rejuvenate my mind and body and will be heading into the beauty of nature. I […]

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Ego Death

Ego Death

February 29, 2024

By Andy F

Categories: Untreated Alcoholism

A defiant newcomer “Defiance is an outstanding characteristic of many an alcoholic.” 12&12 ‘Step Two’ p.31 I loved AA from my first meeting. I had finally come home. Here was the family I never had as a child growing up. Although I loved the fellowship aspect, there was a lot about AA I didn’t like. […]

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Alcoholism: – The disease of perception

The matrix of untreated alcoholism

December 12, 2023

By Andy F

Categories: Untreated Alcoholism

Getting sober in AA I soon found out why I drank after getting sober. Early recovery was awful. I will never forget what my mental and emotional state was like after putting down the alcohol. If I knew how traumatic my new sober life was going to be, I’m not sure I would have ever […]

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