Why Aren’t You Drinking? How to Answer that Dreaded Question When You’re Sober

You’re at a party and someone asks why you aren’t drinking.

Your heart is beating fast, but it’s not because of the alcohol… It’s because this is a question that tends to come up more often than we’d like, especially during the holidays.

Here are some tips for answering this common question with ease.

Why Aren’t You Drinking? How to Answer that Dreaded Question When You’re Sober
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I am a multi-passionate sobriety writer on Medium. My day job is as a Director of Research at a nonprofit, so I write stories about being sober + stats.

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Dara Laine Murray

I am a multi-passionate sobriety writer on Medium. My day job is as a Director of Research at a nonprofit, so I write stories about being sober + stats.