Brand new but not new

Old 04-12-2015, 06:59 AM
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Brand new but not new

Hello All. New to posting on the forum but not new to trying the recovery path. I have been drinking for past 7-8 years. Earlier it was very rare with only wine/zinfandel. Then it progressed and now its vodka. I live quite an OK life - not too bad not too good. However, recently drinking has started affecting my daily life.

Inspired by stories here I am joining this forum and hope to make new online friends with to make this journey together.
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Old 04-12-2015, 07:11 AM
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Welcome'll find many who understand and lots of support here. Have you actually stopped yet or still working out a plan to do so?
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Old 04-12-2015, 07:27 AM
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Welcome, and we do understand how this diseases progresses and messes with our lives. I'm glad you posted.
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Old 04-12-2015, 07:41 AM
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Welcome kgaito. You'll find lots of support here.

Good to see you posting.
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Old 04-12-2015, 07:55 AM
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Hi Kgaito,
I am new here too - joined up yesterday and today is Day 2 for me. My aim is to sign on everyday and keep renewing my commitment. I honestly feel that this time it's different - I'm going to make a proper effort and do things the right way. I'm going to listen to advice and act on it. No more going it alone, thinking I know best and can defeat alcohol single-handedly. I've proved often enough that this isn't the case! Although I haven't got a set plan as yet I am in the process of making it. That act alone is helping me!
Good Luck and keep visiting!
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Old 04-12-2015, 11:53 AM
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Old 04-12-2015, 12:12 PM
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Welcome to the Forum Kgaito!!
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Old 04-12-2015, 04:03 PM
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Old 04-12-2015, 05:01 PM
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Happy to meet you kgaito. There is much encouragement and help to be found here.
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Old 04-12-2015, 08:03 PM
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Thank you all. It's my second successful day. This forum will be very helpful in getting there. I hope I can one cay be like those of you who can reach out to support. Right now just coping one day at a time.
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