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20 Addicts Confess The Real Ways They Stay Sober
Whatever it takes.

1
Hitting the gym was the first thing I did to help myself stay sober. 

Now,  I am strong,  and I am sober:)
2
I try to remember how bad withdrawals feel to stay sober
3
Tomorrow makes 9 months sober. Yet, being clean seems to be the hardest thing lately. 

Kinda glad I'm on probation, gives me a reason to stay sober.
4
I'm a recovering meth addict. I found out I was pregnant the month after I got sober and I just had my baby a month ago. I've been craving so bad but I need to stay sober for my daughter.
5
The only way to stay sober is to not be around alcohol, I have no self control
6
Trying to stay sober results in me doing shit like jumping out of planes.
7
My cat helps me stay sober
8
Not leaving the house helps me stay sober.
9
What really helps me stay clean and stay alive is knowing that one day I'll be a year clean or two or three etc and one day I'll be able to say to myself "I did it. I made it. I survived."
10
When I have the urge to cut  I either write or read to help me stay clean. Sounds ordinary, but for some reason it helps.
11
My neighbor been sober 23 years.


If that Is not motivation I don't know what is.
12
4 years sober today! 

My daughter saved my life. If it wasn't for her being born, I would have never had the motivation to get clean. She's my angel.
13
Just found out the girl I used to share a cell with in prison died from a heroin overdose.
I've never been more determined to stay clean
14
I'm really tired of people judging me for smoking e-cigs. 1) it's none of your business what I do with my life. 2) I'm doing to stay clean from meth.
15
My father died from alcoholism when I was 4 and my mother is an addict. 
I am an alcoholic.
I want to stay clean for my family.
16
My boyfriend gave me a letter in elvish; for every day I'm clean, I get a word. If I see him that day, I get two... fun way to stay clean... it's been 5 days now.
17
I have been a year and a half sober from cutting. I owe it all to my job for helping me stop
18
I fill wine glasses with cranberry juice when I get the urge to drink. It somehow works to trick my mind. 7 months sober.
19
I was sober for a year before I relapsed. 
But when I did I hated it. 
Now I don't feel the urge to do it anymore. 
I feel free.
20
I'm always a little afraid that I'll tell him how I feel whenever
I get drunk. Guess
it's a good reason to stay sober.

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