My Struggle with Sobriety

“In my experience, addiction is this: the perpetual throwing of oneself over a cliff. It can take many forms—alcohol, drugs, sex, even front line activism—but the goal is always to put oneself at risk, to run from being still. Stillness means that, eventually, you must turn to the truth.”

Source: The Walrus
Published: Jan 8, 2021
Length: 20 minutes (5,099 words)
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