Sober in Advertising

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A place for people who are curious about sobriety or sober in advertising.

So quite in our bowl! How’s everyone doing? I don’t know about anyone else, but with this quarantine I am totally acting out in other areas of my life. Sugar and online shopping 😩. Anyone else?

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Have a meeting scheduled with my boss tomorrow with no explanation. Think I’m getting fired because I’ve been making mistakes recently. I’m not handling this well and I’m feeling tempted to use. I kno… more

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There’s obviously innumerous gifts of sobriety. But how much money do you save each month? By my estimate it’s $500/month. $14,000 so far. 🤑

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4 years sober today. So much to reflect on, not least of which how important it is to “get comfortable getting uncomfortable”. In my experience, it’s truly the only way forward. Sending strength to … more

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Sober In Advertising Zoom Meeting today! Wednesday’s at 12PM EST Speaker: Robert C from McCann Meeting ID: 690 936 1783 Password: 9w5ANx Direct Link to the meeting in the comments See you there!

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Tomorrow, Wednesday at 12PM EST, is our sober in advertising AA meeting. Still looking for a speaker if someone is willing to qualify!

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Sober in advertising AA meeting at 12 pm EST! Link in comments

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Feeling awful and exhausted physically and mentally. But day 1 starts today.

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I relapsed today and I hate myself ugh.

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SOBER IN ADVERTISING ZOOM MEETING: When: Wednesday’s, 7-8 PM EST Where: Zoom | Meeting ID: 690 936 1783  Hi everyone, I made our zoom account and am planning to schedule our meeting Wednesday’s… more

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Some have expressed interest in starting a meeting for this bowl, so I made a meeting ID on zoom. Before I schedule anything I wanted to pitch it to the group for thoughts on time and day and process … more

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Crazy and reckless thought from a classically sober alcoholic.. with zoom being the only way we connect to meetings, does anyone wanna do a zoom meeting for this bowl: sober in advertising??

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Does anyone know of a good A.A. mtg in SF? New to the program and in treatment now, looking to hop into some zooms this weekend and next week to find a good one/few. Thanks in advance

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I am finally at the point where I admit I have a drinking problem. Two nights ago I binged, and I’m still hungover. I’m tired of recovery taking so much time and energy out of me. Thanks for listening

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How’s everyone doing?

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How’s everyone holding up? For those of us who do 12 step meetings, I for one miss the hugs! We have to work harder now to stay connected as we are isolators by nature. Find time for you 🙏

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Unpopular Opinion: I’m not loving Zoom AA meetings. I already spend all day on Zoom calls, and on my computer. Sigh. Thanks for listening. Keep coming back.

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Zoom meetings have been fantastic. I can highly recommend my home group SOS. 7:30 daily. Great way to get grounded as you start your day.

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I’m turning to this community for some advice. My husband relapsed this week and I’m panicking. He started 2019 with two rehab stays and has spent the majority of the past year sober with the....

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Here are links to directories of online meetings:

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Would anyone be interested in pinning posts that list all the zoom meetings?

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Just For Today - March 17

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Southern California NA has about three zoom meetings a day. FB group is called Quarantined NA - Southern California . You can find more info on that page. 🙏🙏

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I feel so badly for active alcoholics today. So grateful I’m not “in my cups”. Just a reminder that there are a ton of speaker tapes on Spotify! Stay in touch, people.

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Here in Brooklyn, the bishop closed all of the meetings in Catholic Churches. Not sure if that includes the rest of NY? Anyway, some groups have set Zoom meetings, a friend is hosting a small BB study

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Just a reminder, as the world around us mires in chaos: We don’t have to drink today. And we can meet calamity with serenity.

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Hi New York and those in AA! If you have a year or more sober, intergroup needs help. They’re closing due to corona and need volunteers!

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I had an opportunity to speak at an NA women’s luncheon this past weekend. I love being of service. Takes my mind off of a dismal job search and reminds me I have so much to be grateful for!

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Monday check in. How’s everyone doing?

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5 years. A miracle. 🙏

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Looking for a good aa meeting in Carroll gardens area, it’s been awhile and really need help.

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Was sober but picked up and used ugh. I’m high right now and idk how I’m goingg to get through work in like 4 hours. Have an important presentation to work on so can’t call out. So mad at myself now

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Have you worked on an alcohol account? What happens when you get staffed on one? Was it a problem for you?

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A beloved member of my AA community passed away sober this week after a long battle with cancer. About a month ago he shared about how he knew his end was near and he was at complete peace.

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Love this bowl! We’re encouraging and supportive. No snark like the other ones I’ve joined. It’s nice to have this space.

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Dry January. Anyone have it turn into the kick off for a longer term plan? Considering this.

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Sober cheers to not doing anything stupid at your office holiday party because you’re not drinking anymore & can watch all drunks make fools of themselves 🙌🏼✌🏼

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