Allie at And Everything Afterwards writes poignantly about life afterwards.
“Still” meaning – as a continuation of my last post. Not as a continuation of the past eight or nine months. I feel like this resurgence of desire is on some sort of schedule: I’ve never read anything in addiction literature about an 8-9 month hump, but I’ve definitely read similar things from bloggers in the sobersphere. So, once again, thanks for being you. It’s easier, knowing that this will pass again. I had a moment the other day where I felt like I was going to be fighting cravings forever. And now I understand why people say “don’t think about ‘forever'”, because that’s exactly the sort of overwhelm that could drive one to drink. But I know I can not drink today, and not drink tomorrow, and the chances are good-to-definite that fairly soon, I’ll go back to not missing it.
On the weekend, some old friends came to…
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