Alcohol And Society
I am currently on a break from drinking alcohol. I am now at the 2-year mark of staying completely free of booze.
I reached this milestone without any specific intention being set at the onset of the break. I have just kept it rolling onward, day after day and month after month.
This break from drinking has given me some space and time to reevaluate the role that alcohol has played in my life and to more clearly observe the role it plays in society as a whole.
Alcohol is everywhere and it is woven deeply into the social fabric of our lives. From college rites of passages to weddings to casual catch ups with friends, alcohol is given a prominent position in a majority of our social activities.Read More