When Finnish stand-up comedian Risto Koo Laky lured himself to be 147 days without drinking, he did not understand the consequences of his promise.
A much-restored and distressed comedian put the cap on the bottle and began reporting his days to social media. Unprecedentedly honest, touching, and nevertheless funny stories about the struggle of a Corsican comedian against alcohol temptations are now being published in English as the translation work progresses.
It was clear during the grove effort that this was not just a wine rack but a whole revolutionary process of Risto Koo’s life. During the 147 days, the comedian had to face his past, assess his present and decide the direction of his future. First and foremost, he had to lean toward the clearest.