Visitors share their experience strength and hope with stories of their person journey in recovery.
Buddy T. is in recovery from the experience of living with an alcoholic. Because he is a member of a support group that stresses the importance of anonymity at the public level, he does not use his photograph or his real name on the web site.
Buddy has been in recovery since July, 1989 and has been the Alcoholism Guide since February, 1997.
Despite years of research and experience, he’s still asking questions and discovering surprising answers concerning this cunning, baffling, and powerful disease called alcoholism.
Jean G’s Story, I gave up hope of ever becoming sober. I decided to drink myself to death.
It didn’t work. After destroying my kids’ lives and losing our home, car and my job, I became temporarily sober for periods of 6 months or so — never lasting more than a year on the wagon.