Having a meatless August made me a better person.

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If you’ve read any of my other stories on here, I quit drinking alcohol back in June. Without alcohol, I started to feel increasingly more aligned with my body. It was like I was hearing what my body wanted, what it needed for the first time in a long time. Alcohol breaks that connection that you have with yourself. Keeping that connection severed for so long and trying to re-establish it now was…