I have been feeling very funky lately. Not the good funky (disco music, dancing around the house), but the not-so-good funky (depths of doldrums). A dear friend passed away last week, after weeks of struggle. It's a surprise that is not a surprise, you know? How can it be a surprise and not a surprise… Continue reading Death & Birthday Musings
I was on time for once. In all my years of therapy, I've never felt reluctant to share my story, so I could be better! But this time, there's so much going on, and getting it all straight was flummoxing. I finally understand why it would be hard for someone to lay their cards on the table.
Review, Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol by Ann Dowsett Johnston Johnston delves into the topic of alcohol addiction both from a personal and a cultural perspective - she shares her story of addiction and recovery, while naming alcohol as a public health problem, from risky teen drinking to full-blown addiction. She brings many experts into the… Continue reading Review of Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol