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How Sobriety Can Change Your Life And Others Too

Updated on August 13, 2013

Sobriety Will Change Your Life!

Many times in life when you decide to change your life, it effects others too. A question was asked of me, asking, "how sobriety can change your life and others too?" My answer was when your change your life for the better and when it comes to being addicted or being sober it effects other people in both ways.

When you are addicted to alcohol and live your life around it, the whole family suffers along with you. When you decide to surrender to that addiction and have sobriety back into your life the family is also effected by your good will to become clean and sober and believe me, the families would much rather you change your life to become clean and sober than be living with someone addicted to alcohol and a drunk.

If you are a person that is addicted to alcohol, have you ever thought while you are drinking your daily alcohol just how you are effecting the people around you?

When I was addicted to alcohol I never gave it a thought of how my family was being effected and to tell you the truth I didn't much care at that time. Now looking back at those days I am very much broken hearted of what I had put my family through, all because I put alcohol before anything else including my family. What a sad thing that this rotten addiction can over rule anything and everything in life, only if you let it, of course.

Once you decide to become sober and stay sober, this new change in your life will open up a new world, not only for you, but everyone that is involved in your life as well.

When you have it in your heart and soul that you want sobriety back into your life it will happen keeping that positive attitude fired up, and with that, you will see results and you will find your new found life of living clean and sober.

You will think so much better and be able to make correct decisions in your life that when addicted to alcohol you have possibly made some wrong ones, as I did. You will see just how great life is being sober and looking back at when you were abusing alcohol and all the things that you may of missed out on because you put alcohol before anything.

Stay Strong to yourself, Believe in yourself. Stay Positive. Keep a Positive Attitude in everything in life and you will achieve the sobriety you have wanted for so many years.


© 2011 Mark Bruno


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    • the clean life profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Bruno 

      7 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      qlcoach, Thank you for your comment and kind words. Very nice meeting you and thank you for helping those in need for all those years.

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      Mark Bruno 

      7 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      ostikay1234, Sorry about the delay in reply but thanks for your comment. I'll keep on writing each night :)

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      Gary Eby 

      7 years ago from Cave Junction, Oregon

      Yes to the power of positive choice and emotional recovery. I'm a retired mental health and addiction counselor. I relate your subject and your wisdom. Peace and Light...Gary.

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      7 years ago from LONDON

      Very simple but educative peace of information full of inspiration. Keep it up.

    • the clean life profile imageAUTHOR

      Mark Bruno 

      7 years ago from New Jersey Shore

      stayingalivemoma, Thank you so much for your comment and your kinds words. Means a lot and thanks for the Voted Up also!

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      Valerie Washington 

      7 years ago from Tempe, Arizona

      What a beautiful hub and congrats on your sobriety!! Good for you! Voted up and beautiful.


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