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A Gig at the Bar
This musician had the chance to see and remember what her old life was like
I'm a musician by trade, that's how I earn money. A lot of the places I play are private events, corporate events or private parties. Sometimes, I play in places where they serve alcohol. Perish the thought, an alcoholic in a bar! The wineries are usually pretty nice and attract a very social crowd; the bars on the other hand, are usually filled with regular drinkers.
I decided to go check out the "local talent" in my hometown. I do this from time to time to see if there's anyone new worth considering working with. I think of it as a form of networking. I had been to this bar once...
That Morning Drink
He saw he was powerless and he took the Third Step
The Message on Tape
While away from home, he heard just what he needed to hear
Me and My Friend Moose
At then end, he had only one drinking companion: his imaginary friend
Deadly Day Dreams
Unrealistic expectations of life and the world fueled her alcoholism