How I’m Living Alcohol Free In A Pandemic

In 2017, I decided to give up drinking alcohol during Lent, and wrote an essay about my experience for Medium.

At the time, my choice was linked to a medical test that my doctor wanted to repeat, just to be sure the results were right. She advised me not to drink for a month before hand.

The 40-day period of Lent turned out to mesh perfectly with her advice. (The…