Her first year sober

On Medium, Edith Zimmerman shares, in comic strip format, the story of her becoming sober. 

There are places it is heartbreaking, but it is always brutally honest. I have the good fortune to know many sober people (in fact, they have pretty much sapped any taste I have for alcohol out of my body) and I am sharing this with all of them.

It is filled with insights and personal hard-won wisdom, but I wrote this one down:

…it’s important to have and live by rules, although the rules themselves might not be true.