email from Sunshine (day 1): “I want to try 30 days. Haven’t made it that far yet. Day 1 for me again.”
me: you can try for any number of days you like 😉 how about starting with 2 days, and then getting a nice sober treat!
sunshine: “You never make me feel embarrassed or shitty about emailing you and keep me feeling encouraged. Thank u:)”
[update: she’s on day 446 today]
Question: If you were making a pledge today, and you could pick any number of days, then how long can you pledge to be sober for, for sure, starting today?
me, I can be sure, from today, that i’m not drinking until July 1st (my soberversary). for sure. for sure. no questions. i’m going to be sober longer than that, but i’m definitely 100% not drinking between now and then.
What about you? what’s your ‘for-sure-for-sure’ number of days you can be sober starting today?
“If you see a chance, take it …”
[original art here]