Choosing to Grow

There is a theory floating around in many sober circles that we stop growing emotionally, or maturing, when we start using, and that we are stuck at that maturity level until we address the addiction.  I don’t take this theory at face value, at least not to the extent that it is simply laid out … Continue reading Choosing to Grow

A Crack in the Wall

Alcohol isn’t something that shows up in your life like a tsunami.  It isn’t that kind of substance.  It’s the kind that seeps in overtime, through the cracks, slowly degrading your foundation.  It might take a number of years, or 10, or 20 even.  You might notice it at times, and think to yourself, “I … Continue reading A Crack in the Wall