Please Share Your Personal Story of Recovery from Addiction

Newcomers to sobriety really need to know that living a clean and sober life is possible. They need to hear how people who were once in their shoes are now living a life free from alcohol and drugs. No matter where you live in the world, we all share the common bond of recovery from addiction, so please share your story of what it was like for you, what happened and what it's like now. Please email:

Please note - By submitting your story, you are giving permission to have it published on this website. You will remain anonymous and be identified by your first name and the initial of your last name and country of origin. Thank you.

David's Story - (Posted on Oct. 3rd 2008) Country - USA USA flag

"My name is David and I am an alcoholic. My first experience with alcohol was when I was about 7-8. I used to get bad chest colds and my mother used to give me tea with lemon and whiskey to help me sleep, I did not know what it was but it helped me sleep..." (Click here to read more)