Non-Fiction (Archives)

Essays

Why I’m Not Ashamed of My Scar                                                                                             Cosmopolitan

Stop Asking Me to Justify My Food Choices                                                                                               The Establishment

10 Ways to Stay Sober When Everything is Falling Apart                                                               The Fix

Ryan Gosling’s Twitter Followers And Why I Won’t Apologize For Wanting A Woman President
Ravishly

The Inevitable Ugliness Of Alcoholism
The Establishment

Would You Become ‘Un-Addicted’ If You Could?
addiction.com

8 Things I Didn’t Know When I First Got Sober
-addiction.com

The Power in Powerlessness
addiction.com

The Big Stigma of Being Depressed and Sober
The Bold Italic

The Irrationality of the Atlantic’s Piece on AA
addiction.com

A Love Letter to Diet Coke
addiction.com

The Myth of Being “Too Young” to Be an Alcoholic/Addict
addiction.com

Making Amends: When You Are Not Forgiven
addiction.com

Reporting

The Dangers of DXM

-The Fix

The Big Book of Mormon: Recovery in the Church of Latter-day Saints
-The Fix

What Do Our Presidential Candidates Think of the Heroin Epidemic?
-The Fix

AA Isn’t a Cult (But I Could See Why You’d Think That)
addiction.com

Should Drug Testing Be Part of Addiction Treatment
addiction.com

Should AA Be Held Responsible for Sexual Predators in the Rooms?
Substance.com

Why Can’t Anti-Depressants and Recovery Go Together?
Rehabs.com

How Can We Stop Sexual Harassment in AA
Rehabs.com

Interviews

What Type of Drunk Are You
addiction.com

The Addiction.com Q&A: Sarah Hepola, Author of ‘Blackout’
addiction.com

Five Sober Comedians You Should Know
addiction.com

Oscar Winner “Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1”: An Interview with Producer Dana Perry
addiction.com

Reviews

Is a Lack of Bonding the Cause of Addiction?
addiction.com

Movie Review: ‘The Culture High’
addiction.com

Does ‘My Strange Addiction’ Have Anything to Do With Addiction?
addiction.com

Three Great Movies About Addiction
addiction.com

My 10 Favorite Addiction Recovery Memoirs
Substance.com

10 Great Gifts for Someone in Recovery
addiction.com

Blog Posts

Friendly Old White Men Sexism: A Rant
The Gold Standard

5 Ways to Cope with Cravings
Recovery.org

How Will Marijuana Legalization Impact My Sobriety?
Recovery.org

Does the Holiday Season Challenge Your Sobriety?
Recovery.org

5 Crucial Tips for Sober People at Boozy Parties
Recovery.org

How Bad is Your Candy Crush Addiction?