Sobriety stories, books, poems, and more

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Comments: 1

The Abandoned House

Sometimes saying you are sorry just isn't enough. Read More

Tags: sobriety, aa

Short Story / Other

April 03, 2022

Reads: 195

Comments: 1

The Abandoned House

My morning Read More

Tags: morning, sobriety

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 22, 2021

Reads: 123

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Cover art: Priscilla Livesey ... Don't read it if it offends you. Simple concept, wouldn't you say? ... Read More

Tags: sobriety

Featured Review by Mike S.

"Excellent poem, O.T." Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 26, 2021

Reads: 155

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I'm coming up on 6 years sober this month. A lot was sacrificed, but also there was so much gained. I choose exile as it keeps me alive and living. Read More

Reads: 173

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

“Daren’t you fall prey to temptation lest you suffer the scorn and shun of your supposedly holy brothers. You may take up the drink on occasion so long as you demonstrate remorse in the wake of sin.” - what I suppose the philosophy of AA is. As if drinking a… Read More

Tags: sobriety, lame, is, just, like

Featured Review by dewey green

"Those self righteous teetotalers, should actually read the fucking book. "Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto tho..." Read More

A semi-autobiographical account of my journey to recovery. Read More

Miscellaneous / Memoir

August 30, 2019

Reads: 789

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

More drunken ramblings and thoughts on love and the like Read More
People in recovery still deal with their character defects. This collection of short stories each share an insight into what it's like to be a recovering alcoholic. If you are in AA, read this book. Read More
A dream I had with a leason to be learned by all. Very short. Please read. Thank You. Read More
A writer from Gentleman's Pursuit Magazine investigates a long-lost whiskey Read More
Rot Gut: The way of The Walk Gut Bucket Gin Bottle neck Blues Old shoes walk through Muddy Waters. Inebriated Wave engulfed by shade providing cool water motion to bide my whine. The Tao of Travel miles unravel like placemat Towels on Tables where labels present percentages; an odds on… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2013

Reads: 345

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "And Now It's Time For A Lift-Off!" Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 27, 2013

Reads: 299

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "And Now It's Time For A Lift-Off!" Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2012

Reads: 538

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

A new lover approaches, slowly, locking it's eyes with mine Can you embrace this new lover without the numbness? Will it embrace me as I am? Read More

Reads: 542

Comments: 10

The Booksie Classic House

The life and death battle of addiction Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 16, 2012

Reads: 380

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem I wrote at the end of a long struggle. Read More
Party girl Clarke is about to have a reality check. She's about to skyrocket to fame, but her lifestyle is going to kill her. Kyle Richards is the lead singer in a popular band, but his choices are starting to threaten his career. Two of his band mates, Adam and… Read More
Silence is the night until the day is forlorn. Read More
taken from my book, "Running Thru Fields Of Escape" Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2010

So many injustices go unnoticed. What would happen if they didn't? Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2010

Beautiful things can happen when friends converse, and in turn, intervene. Read More
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