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Trauma and Addiction: A Futile Attempt to Escape the Pain

It's been six months since I drank alcohol. I never really thought I had a problem with it, until it almost killed me. My alcohol abuse wasn't as obvious as some people's. In clinical terms, I never got to the dependency stage. I wasn't the obvious alcoholic who is always drinking. I didn't need medication … Continue reading Trauma and Addiction: A Futile Attempt to Escape the Pain

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Systemic Racism Causes Trauma; It’s Everyone’s Job to Change Society

I've had a difficult time finding words to write in the past week. George Floyd was murdered by police 5 days after I posted about the cop who abused and terrorized me. But I'm not writing this to draw parallels, I am white and have no idea what it's like to live in a racist … Continue reading Systemic Racism Causes Trauma; It’s Everyone’s Job to Change Society