On 28 October 2017 I moved into my house share on the Isle of Man. It was where the biggest change I’ve ever made in my life started, 3 years ago today. As I sit here typing this I’m filled with sadness, excitement and pride.
There’s nothing quite like a new Chromebook to get you in the mood for writing another blog post. But I’ll … More
Last time I posted here I was still gutted and disappointed in myself about going out in Manchester and basically … More
I deliberately haven’t written anything here for a while to give myself some space to decide which direction I want … More
There’s never been a better time to try alcohol free drinks. A few years ago people would have laughed at … More
I’ve been wanting to write another post for a few weeks but struggling with where to start and what to … More
I changed my mind and I’m back, with a slightly more anonymous blog which makes me feel more comfortable. Happy … More
Yesterday I hit 14 months sober and I started My Recovery So Far about this time last year. Over the … More
Basically, from 9th November until the 4th January, I’m not in the greatest head space. These are the dates that … More
So, the weekend before last I posted on social media that I didn’t want to be sober forever. That is … More
It’s 0130 and I can’t sleep. I’ve got that many thoughts and ideas running around in my head and I’m … More
Well, where do I start? I have to pinch myself sometimes. Never in a million years did I ever think … More
The picture above reminds me of waking up one morning with the bed covered in blood, my hand throbbing with … More
Not many people really know about my struggles with anxiety because I’ve always found it difficult to talk about. In fact, I’ve been embarrassed to talk about it a lot of the time. It’s only recently that I’ve realised how common anxiety disorders are. For years anxiety was ruling my life without me even knowing it.
So, if you’re about to join everyone else who’s decided to go sober for October you’ve got today and tomorrow … More