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Call for Community Moderators

Thursday 10 Aug, 2017, 9:20am by Mrs D 2 comments

As outlined in this recent post by @nathanb, we’re planning some changes to set up Living Sober for the next three years. A key change is that a small handful of members will become moderators to help me monitor interactions and engage with the community. I will step into a supervisory role and will be on-call […]

We Are Living Sober (Pictorial Post)

Sunday 6 Aug, 2017, 8:54am by Mrs D 17 comments

Three years ago, on August 6th 2014, we launched this basic online platform Living Sober. It was a brand new site, simple in it’s construction, but with a good honest intention to provide a safe haven online for like-minded people to share their truths. We hoped it would attract a community. We hoped it would offer strength and […]

Help shape a new phase for Living Sober (Guest Post)

Tuesday 25 Jul, 2017, 6:13pm by Mrs D 95 comments

This guest post is by Nathan Brown (@nathanb) from the NZ Drug Foundation, the organisation which maintains Living Sober. ================ Let’s start a discussion about what happens next on Living Sober. Two big developments, which I will explain, mean we need your support turning them into opportunities to take the community forward. Mrs D started […]

Your internet your way…

Wednesday 19 Jul, 2017, 8:23am by Mrs D 10 comments

As we all know we live in a booze soaked world and nowhere is this more apparent than online. In cyber worlds like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter it’s nigh on impossible to avoid photos of happy people drinking, memes and jokey images about getting drunk and being hungover, and slogans that reinforce harmful myths about the supposed […]

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