A rare medical condition was the beginning of my understanding of what it means to be powerlessRead more "The Power in Powerlessness"
Did any of these ads stop you from picking up a drug?Read more "Six Anti-Drug PSAs We’ll (Maybe) Never Forget"
This is the cutest idea for a blog and they were nice enough to ask me and Sally to be a part of it! Read the interview here.Read more "Sally and I are interviewed by Coffee with a Canine!"
Is drug testing infantilizing or a necessary part of recovery?Read more "Should Drug Testing be a Part of Addiction Treatment?"
As the year anniversary of Williams’ death approaches, we are no closer to having real conversations about mental health. I hope we can join together in support of each other and in defiance of the stigma around mental illness. Initially posted on The Bold Italic Robin Williams’s death has instigated numerous conversations around sobriety, but the […]Read more "The Big Stigma of Being Depressed and Sober"
How to Win a Republican Primary Debate Talk about how poor you were growing up and how you want to make poor people even poorer. Say you want to get rid of the department of education (because the only book you need is the Bible. Also, reading is HARD. Fight with your opponent about who […]Read more "How to Win a Republican Primary Debate"
When I get hooked on a show, I get really hooked. (Currently, I’m binge-watching “The Good Wife”; I need my life back, Julianna Margulies!) Most of the time, though, when I sit down to watch something, the last thing I want is to get hooked on a multi-season super-drama. I’d simply like to relax for […]Read more "Hooray for telly-vision! Here are some shows that make me laugh"