The most difficult thing about being the daughter of two addicts is the things I didn’t learn growing up. Unfortunately addicts spin a load of yarn all the time. They lie. About everything and anything that will cover their addiction up. This may sound strange, but growing up, I didn’t know the difference between the […]

The Pause Button Gives us a New Perspective At twenty-five years old, after growing up the eldest daughter of two alcoholics, I thought I had it all together. I was newly engaged, had a great job, a nice flat and everything was on track. The problem was I began to experience trauma from my childhood. The other problem was, I realised I […]