Rolling in the drink,
making a stinking mess of
life, family everything important.
How to get dry?

Sober, tipsy, drunk, blackout,
the first step away from sobriety
always turns into a full sprint
right back to the bottle.

How does one find sobriety
in the face of commercials,
liquor stores on every street,
and friends drinking at all turns?

The challenge of sobriety
is summed up in one word;
motivation.
It is far easier to find a reason
to drink
than to not drink,
sobriety so much more difficult
than drunken revelry.

Help me find my path
to a life worth living.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s