SoberRecovery : Alcoholism Drug Addiction Help and Information - View Single Post - Day 5
Thread: Day 5
View Single Post
Old 07-09-2011, 02:09 PM   #5 (permalink)
Anna's Avatar

Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Dancing in the Light
Posts: 51,773
Good for you, Snoopy!

Good for recognizing that change is needed. That's an important decision to make. It's not fun to be doing the same things with the same people when we're in recovery.

My advice- Volunteer.

I was blessed to get into an amazing volunteer position in very early recovery. I met some of the most amazing women I have ever known during the 8 years I did that. Volunteering gives you a chance to meet people in a non-drinking environment and to give back to your community. It helped my self-esteem enormously.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.

Marianne Williamson
Anna is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Anna For This Useful Post:
Dee74 (07-09-2011), Roadr440 (07-11-2011), topspin (07-09-2011)