This month I'll be celebrating 3 years alcohol free.
I can't even being to explain how much removing alcohol has vastly improved my quality of life. I believe that substances dull ones inner light and that in invokes the wrong spirit inside of you. The one telling you that you are not capable. Abstaining has been one of the hardest and yet most liberating decisions I've made. It creates growth, which leads to inevitably outgrowing ones surroundings. In 2014, I shed apart of myself and carried on.
Sobriety has played a huge role in the motivation and evolution of Swimming Crow.
Addiction is a loaded and misunderstood term. A friend shared with me this Ted Talk. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.