Posts Tagged ‘sobriety birthday’

These days if you’re a writer who wants to get published, here’s one surefire way: choose an activity (the more off-the-wall, the better) and do it for one whole year. Write a blog about it, and then turn that blog into a book — maybe even into a movie. Recently there’s been a spate of […]


On Tuesday, I went to an AA meeting and collected this chip to mark my second month of sobriety — 60 days of not drinking. When I type that, the length of time seems so…short…minor…insignificant. Yet it also seems huge, and like an eternity. At this particular AA group (one of several I attend), each […]