5 ways to build a community when you’re sober

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Addiction is hard. At a high level, everyone knows this, but they don’t see the struggle that happens every day. I tried to quit drinking countless times and every time I did it, I did it without help. And every time, the moment I did interact with someone, I gave into drinking. They wouldn’t even mention alcohol; I was so consumed with the social pressure from it, I would cave before the perceived pressure…

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Kelly Tompkins

Kelly Tompkins

Austin,Texas sober girl. Lover of horror movies, cats, and fitness. Occasional bad poet.