Category Archives: sobriety

Letting go of expectations

Another disappointment in the world of work. Another interview for a job I didn’t get. Luckily the really interesting project I am currently working on has extended for 6 more months but it is temporary and doesn’t allow me to get back

Letting go of expectations

Another disappointment in the world of work. Another interview for a job I didn’t get. Luckily the really interesting project I am currently working on has extended for 6 more months but it is temporary and doesn’t allow me to get back

Working sober

I’ve got a temporary job back in the field I used to work in. It’s been perfect for me. A project doing something I know a lot about with very little supervision necessary or given, decent pay and some accommodation thrown

Working sober

I’ve got a temporary job back in the field I used to work in. It’s been perfect for me. A project doing something I know a lot about with very little supervision necessary or given, decent pay and some accommodation thrown

Day 500

Wow, who’d have thought it. Not me 501 days ago that’s for sure. I couldn’t stay sober for more than two days for decades. Ironically today I checked in to a nice Italian apartment hotel where the owner had a

Day 500

Wow, who’d have thought it. Not me 501 days ago that’s for sure. I couldn’t stay sober for more than two days for decades. Ironically today I checked in to a nice Italian apartment hotel where the owner had a

Sober conferencing

I’m going to a conference in Boston next week that attracts nearly 10,000 people from around the world. There is an ocean of free booze readily available at nearly all hours. I used to go every year and LOVE it.

Sober conferencing

I’m going to a conference in Boston next week that attracts nearly 10,000 people from around the world. There is an ocean of free booze readily available at nearly all hours. I used to go every year and LOVE it.

Romantic drinking and reality

I like interviews with people who have become sober when they talk about how they romanticised the drink because that is what I did and it’s nice to know you are not alone. Colin Farrell does it in this Jonathan

Romantic drinking and reality

I like interviews with people who have become sober when they talk about how they romanticised the drink because that is what I did and it’s nice to know you are not alone. Colin Farrell does it in this Jonathan

Addicted to Alcohol vs Being an Alcoholic

Yesterday I retweeted something that referred to recovery from alcoholism. My tweets are connected to my travel blog which my family can look at although they don’t much. It made me think twice about pressing the retweet button when I

Addicted to Alcohol vs Being an Alcoholic

Yesterday I retweeted something that referred to recovery from alcoholism. My tweets are connected to my travel blog which my family can look at although they don’t much. It made me think twice about pressing the retweet button when I