Day 812 Thankful

Today we say thanks. I often see people writing out the things they are grateful for throughout the month of November. I’ll write it all here in one day. Sobriety is not something that needs much explanation. It’s good to have this in my life.  Family who can’t get rid of me if they tried. … Continue reading Day 812 Thankful


As we’ve closed in on our first sober year together, Jenny asked if I would be willing to write something sharing my perspective on the past 12 months. Looking back, I’ve learned much more than I expected about my own relationship with alcohol, my relationship with others, and about myself. I’m generally not one to… Continue reading IZAAK TALKS ABOUT HIS FIRST YEAR OF SOBRIETY

Day 353

This is my first birthday in probably 30 years that I didn’t drink. So what did I do all day yesterday? Moped around, crying, and wasting away my birthday because I wasn’t doing anything fun. I’m 46 and run an adventure business, and I couldn’t figure out anything fun to do? There have been times… Continue reading Day 353