If I turn around fast enough, I’ll see them

Day 317. Very interesting sensation. I catch myself having fleeting feelings of being very casual and comfortable with the idea of never drinking again. It's elusive - and evaporates quickly. (Forever is a long, long time!) It's like walking through the woods and knowing you are being watched by woodland creatures - the fairies - … Continue reading If I turn around fast enough, I’ll see them

Imperfection as perfection

Day 305. "Wabi-sabi offers a refuge from the modern world's obsession with perfection, and accepts imperfections as all the more meaningful – and, in their own way, beautiful. It encapsulates a more relaxed acceptance of transience, nature and melancholy" [source: BBC] A very interesting article about a uniquely Japanese view of the world, called Wabi-sabi. … Continue reading Imperfection as perfection

Pleased to meet you #Day300

Day 300. Wowzer. Just look at that, THREE HUNDRED DAYS SOBER. 300 days sober 7,200 hours sober 432,000 minutes sober 25,920,000 seconds sober 3,015 not-sipped glasses of wine $2,447.55  saved by not-sipping glasses of wine I thought I'd celebrate by becoming less anonymous -- and taking public ownership of my sobriety. So I'm going to share … Continue reading Pleased to meet you #Day300