How do you get going again after you’ve already had some sober time, especially when you feel you can’t confide in anyone about what’s going on with you?
Because our brain just LOVES to come up with a list of reasons to drink, and our brain is itching to make lists of pros and cons as to why you should drink. As if drinking was logical.
When really, the pro of being sober that counteracts all the other arguments is: “you’ll feel proud of yourself.” And that’s worthwhile.
I'm really super happy to say that she did sign up to have a penpal, and she's on day 141 today.