About Me

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Hi all! I am a woman who’s got her first taste of freedom: The kids are off to college and I am taking a break from a writing/editing/publishing career. For the first time in decades, I am relatively stress free. I remarried a few years ago and life has gotten much better … all except for one thing. The drinking habits I picked up along the way are still here. And worsening. And the piper is ready to get paid.

After many fits and starts, I started blogging in an effort to stay connected to people on the same journey as I am. And I set a lofty goal: one year of sobriety. I barely made it out of the gate before having to start over, but that’s OK. I deal in hope and forgiveness these days.

Thanks for stopping by. ; )

UPDATE: On March 31 of this year, I made it to one year! I attribute my success to the blogging online community. If you’re looking for a way to start/continue/finish this sober journey, why not start a blog? It’s free at WordPress, and you will have a wonderful community to support you.

Never have truer words been said than this: If I can do it, anyone can.

ShawnaRaeACIM@google.com

8 thoughts on “About Me

  1. You, and many others in this soberverse, give me hope. I just have to have faith that it’s worth it! I recently started my blog 11 days ago and have found it a life line. If you can do it, then I’ll believe I can too.

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