‘Everything is better without alcohol, and I really do mean everything’: readers on drinking

After Gay Alcorn wrote about giving up alcohol for a month readers responded with their own tales of struggle, indulgence and enjoyment This week Gay Alcorn wrote about giving up alcohol for a month and how Old Man of the Sea for most of my adult life. I dont need alcohol to unwind Best wishes, Gay. I stopped drinking two and a half years ago and with the benefit of distance, I can now say these things are true:1. Alcohol made me feel good only in that it satisfied the craving for alcohol. Now the craving is gone (give it three months) I dont need alcohol to unwind. In fact, Im much less wound.2. Everything is better without alcohol, and …