Archive for June, 2012

Drinking Is In My Blood

My mom starting drinking when she was barely a teenager. By the time she graduated high school she was a habitual drinker and drug user. She managed to keep it somewhat in control. She always had a job and a place to live. But from what I’ve been told and what I’ve read in her […]

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Things I Won’t Miss About Drinking

There is a lot to say about why I’m not drinking anymore. But before I get into all that, something that would help me get through these first few weeks is a list of all the reminders why getting drunk isn’t great. Seems like an obvious list to make and should be easy to write. […]

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Writing Exercise – The Kiss

An exercise we did in my writing class involved looking at this photograph. Each of us then chose one person from the photograph to write a story about. I chose the man in the beret. Here is what I wrote. ****** I had the dream again. It always starts out the same way. I am […]

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