But I know that you are an evil that my life needs to be without.I am healthier without you. Since leaving you I suffer less anxiety about normal life things that others can deal with. I have learned to deal with emotions, grown-up mentally stronger – something that I should have done at an early age.
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Charles Kelley Officially Releases His Goodbye Letter to Alcohol, “As Far As You Could”
With the help, love, and support of God, as well as my family and counselors, I crawled out of the dirt and fought back. All you ever did was take and take, but you never gave. Actually, I take that back – you did give.
When you focus on writing about why you decided to get sober, it will reinforce these reasons. You can write about how you knew you hit rock bottom and needed help. You can also write about the secondary problems that came about because of your substance abuse issues and why you want to change them. This helps to physically put things in perspective, especially being able to visualize the thoughts and behaviors that have been causing so much trouble.
Goodbye. That is all
(it was like ten elephants in the room having a full on orgy, and i acted like it was just Wednesday). I would trudge through it completely miserable and in pain. This is who I am and this is what I do. When you do write a goodbye letter to alcohol, actually ‘write a letter’ – in letter form.
I saw the way you made them carry on as if there weren’t children around, say things to children that should never be said. I hated the smell of you, especially goodbye to alcohol letter on the skin of hungover adults in the mornings after parties. Remember when I used to tip you down the sink because I hated the way you made Mum feel and act?
Embrace The Alcohol-Free Lifestyle
I justified using you, saying that you fueled my creativity when in reality all you did was sap away a bright and alert mind. For half my life you acted like a crutch, but now you have left me crippled. Thank you for the good memories and I’ll try to forget the bad. It’s time for me to focus on my family. It’s time for me to make things right. They deserve me without you tagging along.
And I’m able to watch my daughters grow older. Start receiving support via phone, video, or live-chat. We receive advertising fees from purchases through the BetterHelp links below. Then, one day, you pushed me into that grave and began covering me up. You thought you would be saying the goodbye. You told me everything would be just fine if I would let you control my life.