Sample Page

This is an example page. It’s different from a blog post because it will stay in one place and will show up in your site navigation (in most themes). Most people start with an About page that introduces them to potential site visitors. It might say something like this:

Hi there! I’m a bike messenger by day, aspiring actor by night, and this is my website. I live in Los Angeles, have a great dog named Jack, and I like piña coladas. (And gettin’ caught in the rain.)

…or something like this:

The XYZ Doohickey Company was founded in 1971, and has been providing quality doohickeys to the public ever since. Located in Gotham City, XYZ employs over 2,000 people and does all kinds of awesome things for the Gotham community.

As a new WordPress user, you should go to your dashboard to delete this page and create new pages for your content. Have fun!

RECOVERY IN ACTION: OPEN MIC REVIEW.

Good friend of the site, Jem Stuart takes a moment to reflect on a wonderful evening at the recent 5 WAYS Open Mic Night.

THE SHAME OF THE STRUGGLE.

Why is shame so powerful? Why once you give it an inch does it take a mile? Why does shame follow imperfection? Why do we let shame silence our voice?

“HOW VERY LITTLE CAN BE DONE UNDER THE …

Imagine if you had no place to turn. Caught in addiction but too afraid to seek help. Scared of the repercussions that that might have. Tiff Swedeen writes in support of Nurses’ Day 2019.

NO, I DON’T DRINK, SO DON’T …

It’s time to turn your back on the negative assumptions, seize your sobriety and live the life you truly deserve. Gayle writes.

ADDICTION: BREAKING THE STIGMA.

If pre-conceptions could kill… Society takes a mostly dim view of addiction. Breaking free of the stigmas associated with addiction and recovery can be a…

WHY I DECIDED TO RECOVER OUT LOUD.

As if the struggles of active addiction are not enough, many of us live lives framed by stigma. Whilst maybe only words, these stigmas are…

QUITTING DRINKING – WHY CAN’T I JUST MODERATE?

If you are using willpower to moderate your drinking, then all you are really doing is fighting against your desire. Why moderation doesn’t work…

SURELY ONE WON’T HURT. WE MEET GAYLE.

I wasted so many precious moments with my kids thanks to alcohol and they missed out on so much too because I was either too drunk or too ill to do anything with them. We meet Gayle.

THE ART OF BEING FEARLESS.

What would YOU do if you weren’t afraid? We celebrate Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2019 with our very own, Sarah J. Braun.

DRINKING WASN’T MY PASSTIME, IT WAS MY …

Right up until the moment I quit I thought I would always be a drinker. I would never give up alcohol. Life was too short to not drink, surely. Liz writes.

SHOVE & NUMB. BY TRACIE.

Maintaining sobriety can be brutal. Just when you think you’ve got things covered, the monster rears its ugly head – let battle commence. So, when…

BRITISH WOMEN ARE AMONG THE HEAVIEST DRINKERS IN …

Do you feel free? Perhaps you feel held captive by a society that promotes drinking alcohol as, well, “absolutely fabulous”? Did you know that women…