I come from a long line of alcoholics, which is now known as substance use …
ACOA. Sister. Mom. Wife. Friend. Author. Speaker.
I SEE YOU.
I see the ones so ashamed & scared to speak the truth. I see trauma. I see secrets. I see family members fighting & blaming. I often see doctors & therapists looking in the wrong direction. I see our loved ones dying. I see love. I see hope.
Mostly I see love and hope.
The Sun is Gone – A Memoir
I hope my story challenges your mind, opens your heart and starts the conversation in your own family. Without shame.
"A deeply intimate story of trauma, loss, addiction, tragedy and the possibility of redemption."
-Gabor Maté M.D., Author,
In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters With Addiction