The Late Bloomer

The Late Bloomer

"I didn’t come from a home that had drinking as a part of it. I had two loving parents and I grew up feeling loved, valued and cherished. In 2003, though, I ha... Read more

Small Town Living

Small Town Living

"Growing in up in a small town, my early life was ripe with family, athletic events, recreation, and church attendance. I had a father who worked hard and prov... Read more

I Realized I was Different

I Realized I was Different

"Growing up my life was pretty normal. My parents were both drinkers and they were what you would call “functioning alcoholics”.

The household was a pret... Read more

I Needed a Drink at 6

I Needed a Drink at 6

"I started drinking at the age of 12. I think I needed one at the age of 6. That is about how far back I can remember where I didn’t feel like how other people... Read more