Browsing Category: Mental Health

Labeling

My name’s __________ and I’m an alcoholic. That’s how it works. You sit in some room –  the Library, an annex, the Church hall or whatever, and you dunk your biscuits into your lukewarm tea, and you reveal to the world your most shameful secret. Only I’ve never said those words. I’ve never wanted to, or felt […]

My Journey Into Addiction

  The journey I had into addiction was horrific and I can’t change that…but in the process it opened my eyes to a few things. Like how fragile things are. How easily possessions can be lost – how easily people can get lost… But most of all it opened my eyes to me… and showed […]