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87/1 Success!

I had a successful day, although it wasn't as productive as I had intended it to be!  But that's ok.  Today, I have 87 days sober and 1 day abstinent, I went with my friends and brought a wonderful meeting to a really great group in Kinnelon, NJ, I did my morning OA phone meeting at 6:45 am, I got to the gym, I have a possible interview set up on Thursday in the city, and I applied for a few jobs.  Even though I didn't do everything I had hoped to do, I had a great day.  And if today was a bad day, compared to the way I was feeling on my bad days when I first started counting days in my sobriety, it really wasn't that bad, actually.  My bad days in the beginning, were pretty horrific.  It's all a matter of perspective, I think.  Today, the glass is half full...

Tonight I'm going to meditate for ten minutes.  I found some nice meditation music on youtube that isn't too short and isn't too long, and I've started using it at night after I pray and have my tea, when I want to wind down...