After work, I turned on the news.
I watch very little news these days.
I am almost on day 20 of active sobriety/work in AA and I’m learning a lot about my own drinking “triggers.”
News can be one, so I no longer overindulge in CNN, MSNBC, or NPR
(the latter being the least likely to send me toward the bottle).

Today, I caught part of an interview on CNN.
A teenager was being interviewed about her friend who died in a grocery store in Colorado.
She could easily have been one of my…