Yesterday, I did something I didn’t think I would do. I went to an AA meeting. I had sworn them … Continue Reading On Being Kind
My anxiety crushes into me every single day. I am not on a path to self-destruction, but I am constantly worried. I worry my skin, my hair, my partner. I pick and strip and wonder: is this how it will always be?
Someone asked me today what I do for my recovery every day. It got me thinking that I want to share a little glimpse into my every day with all of you.
This one time I was 18. I was headed to college in 3 months. I was still a virgin. My … Continue Reading This One Time
For the last three days I’ve been home alone.
My partner is at her Bachelorette and I took the weekend to stay home in Boston and take care of our dog. I’m 19 days sober today and haven’t had a sip of alcohol since Kit has left.
I wrote a nonfiction piece this morning and felt very uninspired to write a lengthier piece on here today, so these are some of the things I’m finding inspiration in and liking today. I hope you enjoy them too.
There is no book, no app, and no program that best represents who we feel we are. We are living inside the grey.
Childhood wonder is an amazing thing. A child’s world is a world of contradictions, but also simplicities. They ask why, … Continue Reading How You Get Here From There
“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”
If you’ve been a reader of mine for some time you probably know that I write a lot about drinking … Continue Reading Why I Stopped Talking About This One Thing