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It's Lonely at the Bottom

By Diannee Carden Glenn

It's easy to throw around terms like "tough love," "enabler," and "rock bottom." Living with those terms is another story. MORE  

Suboxone: Trading One Prison Cell for Another

By Dee Crash

Suboxone seemed like a get-out-of-jail-free card, the answer to my opiate addiction. Instead, I had a new ten-year addiction, complete with thinning hair and lost motivation. MORE  

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Buy a Black Dress

By Kristen McGuiness

When death starts becoming common in sobriety. MORE  

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Confessions of an Upper-Middle Class Huffer

By GJ Nelson

What makes you feel high when you are huffing is literally the damage you are doing to your brain from the inhaled chemicals. MORE  

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Parsing with Anonymity

By Jolene Jones

What can you learn through anonymity? MORE  

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An Audience with Gabor Maté

By Linda Stansberry

According to the rock star of addiction theory, every addict had a traumatic childhood whether they realize it or not. MORE  

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Normies React to the 12 Steps

By Juliet Abram

"I think admitting to having a problem in general is the right first step, but to admit powerlessness is unhealthy. .. I think admitting powerlessness is more harmful because it doesn't help. Admitting that you want and need help is more useful after admittance." MORE  

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The Continuing Adventures of Joe Sober—Freedom!

By Joe Sober

My name is Joseph and I am still more sober than you. MORE  

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PMS: A Natural Threat to Sobriety

By Kristen Rybandt

I remember slamming things around the kitchen one night and feeling like I’d lost my mind. I was angry about something so minor, I literally can’t remember what it was and I don’t know that I knew then either MORE  

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The Gift of Addiction and The Day I Didn’t Die

By Michael Ortiz Hill

Is addiction a disease or a healing visitation? MORE  

Does My Genetic Inheritance Guarantee Alcoholism?

By Bill Manville

A former drunk becomes an advice columnist and advises one of his readers on drinking, love, and genetic determinism. MORE  

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