Addicts and Non-Addicts: The New Odd Couple

The 6 key lessons dating a “normie” taught Amy Dresner about addiction.

People Started Referring to Me as a Monster: A Gay Man’s Struggle With Alcohol

It took some hard lessons for Alexander to realize that he didn’t have to keep living his life by other people’s standards.

8 Reasons Sober Guys Make the Best Boyfriends

Joanna Schroeder knows, she’s married to one.

Intimacy, Sex, and Romantic Love After Addiction

Kevin Griffin discusses his own evolution and growth into truly happy relationships.

Two Years Have Led Me Here

Musician Jon Gerler had been so focused on his expectations that he forgot to look at his reality.

How to Be The Sober Sports Guy

Trying to stay sober during sports season while it seems like everyone around you is drinking? Ryan Bell has a plan.

How to Be The Sober Guy

Trying to stay sober while it seems like everyone around you is drinking? Ryan Bell has a plan.

7 Things Sobriety Made Me Realize: Year One

Ryan Bell learned more than he expected in the first year that he gave up alcohol.

100 Words on Love: New Year’s Day, No Hangover

I woke up next to a beautiful woman, and turns out I know her name and am married to her.

Decriminalizing Trauma

Some new alternatives to “Fight, Flight or Freeze.”

Some Things I am Grateful for as a Man

With the holidays coming up, here is a list of things I am thankful for.

My Addiction Doesn’t Define Me

Patrick Sallee’s road to sobriety was long and winding, but he’s a better man for traveling it.

Addiction and Recovery are a Crap Shoot

One alcoholic can rise above addiction while his friend continues to stumble through recovery.

Did My Son Inherit My Addiction?

What Robert Downey Jr’s son can teach us about addiction in the family and love.

The Road to Self-Respect

Tim Lineaweaver shares his experience of his rough road to recovery, sobriety, and subsequent self-respect.

Director Lee Daniels Wants You to Know: He’s NOT Tyler Perry

Lee Daniels overcame a lot to become the critically-acclaimed director he is today, including bullying and homophobia.