20.3.2016 .I felt I had to change my profile. I am now sat Day 248nd I am comfortably stoked at myself, my sobriety. I have had this huge mindshift over the last 7 days,after coming out a "bad" patch that lasted for Mmm a wee while.! I have been reading a book that I know has helped with this shift. I now know, that really I was taking no self responsibility at all for my boozing,it was always due to something/someone else,not me - wtf. I would say,oh I do want to give up,nah I loved the taste,feeling, the haziness it gave me. I don't think I have really said that out loud! The Rational Recovery text has given me so many light bulb moments into my drinking addiction. Not obsession, but addict. I have always wanted to say, when I have stopped drinking,I am recovered. I need to remain ever vigilant for my seductive for my ruthless, very convincing "beast" At present it is,at times,a persistent companion, being very sneaky to catch me out by saying,"go on you are doing so well" wtf piss off! BUT I am getting very good at recognising this addictive voice-my "beast". It's a big bastard ya know,But I am BIGGER. I am beating this. Completing this one big hurdle will allow me to work on other areas,that need just as much work. I am me,I am taking back my life,and being responsible for me. Have overcome twin nieces weddings,huge milestone,hugely emotional as well,trip to U.K,all massive to me bUT i dI'd it. But so proud of self.
HAVE FINALLY MADE IT BACK HOME! It has been a real hard 2.5 years,lots of anger,tears,sad,
sick,disheartened. It has been a farkn hell of a ride,not a journey,but Mt Everest,not yet reached the summit. I still get sad when I think about my son and granddaughter I haven't seen and she is now a year old. The pain will never leave me I don't think. Still scared of picking up big time as at times don't feel strong yet still thonk of Ratonal Recovery. The fact I am literally scared of my health does keep thoughts semi at bay. Short term memory fucked. Like everyone I do get tired of the fight,at times I am not really grateful to have stopped. But it is a case of I have to. Can't really answer why not grateful. I had a blip in April,so now not counting days but in my diary really. It has been an emotional Rollercoaster this year-final straw was my job-which I so loved. I love this site,think I would be still drinking without it. Said many times,thank-you Lotta. Many times over the year I have felt,quietly suicidal,however that has been all through my life. But I get on here and the thought eases. I think it has been the incredible aloneness of my situation. God how I vented early days here. Since being home I have had no tears,yay,man so helps. Having 2 DIC also keeps booze bastard at bay. Ha spells dick Mmm right there. So I hope onward and upward-life can be different. It is sooo nice being back amongst friends! God, supportive ones at that. Random thought, have never noticed change of seasons but now I am-that for me is cool. I have my fatbum (dog) I have my man, i have this site, what more could a chick ask for? And you all are my cyber friends. Thank god. Anyway peace out all. Love to each and everyone of you. Xo
Fuck interview tomorrow 2.15. That was farkn quick and am shitting self lol. Damit i have to look conservative like the vicars daughter i am lol but (very secular)! But will have wee janus twist orange skirt/ tartan tights i got in Sotland and fuck me boots lol. I so didnt expect it as its a holiday here but not where i applied . Damit fatbum trpped over door way and seriously hurt hind leg, she has been a right farkn pussy (shes a dog) . I got her clipped other day, and omg seriously hilarious. I had to buy her a coat as she was shivering. But hey shes 15. I am in bed horse tranquilisers on board @bondi, vowing to wow at interview. Just bit worried as bit of jump in school size but can say no if really unsure in end. Cant get stress job, get unwell, mentally and physically. Damit fuck being a Bipolar bear and pancreatitis. Oh @prudence decided to flag Aus and sister at xmas my thinkn round it got too stinking, round weight issue. Wait till man and i know what happening Going to do my swim school again in picton and add Ward. Keep me busy, as need income over summer, as only get hol paye. Oh and if those who interested lol got 2 new bras today, god damit theyr perky. 😉 . Anyway getn slurry. Peace out all. Wish me luck at 2.15
Good luck @janus2 you sound like you will blow them away! Tartan tights a wise choice! Interviews are a two way process, so remember you are interviewing them too. They have to pass the @janus2 test before you will consider working with them. They will be very lucky to secure your services, make sure they and you know that, and you only take it if it’s the best thing for you in all ways. x
You’ll rock it mate, stop stressing. Just go in there feeling like a winner in ya fuck me boots and perky bra ( haha sounds like a strip joint audition) and ya tartan stockings…..you’ll win them over in no time flat. Good luck. Glad you’re not going to Oz. Be expensive too. Don’t understand the weight issue?? Xo