I am almost 11 years sober and have found myself over the last several weeks wanting to have a drink. One day I actually had the rum in the shopping cart at the store ready to take it home. I had my three year old daughter with me and I realized I couldn't do this because of my children.
Last week I called an old aa sponser to talk me out of it and the same again yesterday.
Things have been really stressful for me. We moved to a new home. My dad was serious ill for almost a month. And I am less than a month from delivering my third child. I am trying to deal with the stress but all the changes with the house and the anxiety of giving birth again. I also have my own accounting business and I am so stressed about keeping up with it and taking care of a newborn. I can not go back to it because of the baby and I promised myself my children would never see my drunk.
Hello everyone. This is the first time I've ever joined a group like this. I've been an alcoholic for the past 12 years or so. I binge drink to the point of blacking out every time I drink . I've lost job due to my drinking and I'm on the verge of losing the really good job I have now. I'm hurting my children and family. I am ready to quit drinking, but I need suggestions on how to...
Hello, all. About myself: I am a 48 year-old man who has had no relationship with my father since my mother died, it has brought a lot of things to the surface again. My father is a malignant narcissist and my mother was an enabler. My only sister is also a narcissist. We have had basically limited contact since my mother died. However, that is not my issue. A week before my 24th birthday, my...