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  • Our anonymous community is a place to give and get support and motivation as you change your relationship with alcohol.
  • Members are encouraged to write and comment on posts to share updates throughout their journey.
  • Monument moderators post thought-provoking questions, challenges, affirmations, and more to inspire reflection, conversation, and connection.

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Newest Additions To Reading & Resources 📖

Hello Monument Community! Here to share some of our newest articles in Reading & Resources. Learn more about alcohol effects and alternatives, personal recovery stories, and what to expect from treatment.

📗 Why Drinking Is A Trauma Response, And... (More)

Hello! I'm glad I'm here!

I am tired of feeling like a failure in controlling my drinking. I was not always like this. I know I am responsible for my own drinking habits but I know I picked up the habit of daily drinking in... (More)

I have lost 2 family members and 1 close friend to alcohol addixtion

My father was an alcoholic and passed away when I was 7 years old. My aunt was an alcoholic and lost her life to cirrhosis in 2015. Lastly, 2 years ago I watched a very close friend die on a... (More)

I want my freedom back.

I don't exactly know what to write here. I've been drinking daily for over a decade now. I don't respect dependency on any substance. I feel shackled and trapped by my dependence on alcohol to make it through the day... (More)