Embracing Change
March 2020 | Puzzled

Embracing Change

Sobriety prepared her to step out of her comfort zone and take on a new adventure

I always figured I would die at my desk. I was afraid I couldn’t face retirement because I wouldn’t stay sober with so much free time available.

Drunk and sober, work had always been a constant and something that gave me a sense of accomplishment. It filled my time and, since I worked in a business that helped people, it also gave me a sense of self-worth.

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