What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

No One Wants You to Fall in Love After Rehab

You’re too fragile. Intimacy is a trigger. It’s simply switching addictions from a drug to a person. So when you do meet someone, how do you know your feelings won’t doom you both?
Hannah Brooks
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

Life After Heroin Is Beautiful and Boring

One of the hardest lessons around being sober is learning to appreciate the ordinary, the mundane, the normal.
Hannah Brooks
Noisey News

Report: Demi Lovato Hospitalised After Alleged Drug Overdose

A spokesperson told NBC News Lovato was "awake and with her family who want to express thanks to everyone for the love, prayers and support".
Kristin Corry
New music

Lorde's Back with Post-Sesh Reflections on "Sober"

Hear what's probably her last new song before her album release next Friday 16 June.
Lauren O'Neill

The Hard Lessons I Learned Raving Sober

Confessions of a reformed party girl.
Michelle Lhooq

You’ll Probably Fail Dry January and It’s Your Boyfriend’s Fault

Such good intentions.
Phoebe Hurst
festivals 2016

Sober, Safe, and Focused: Meet the Teenagers of Reading 2016

“I’m not drinking and I don’t do any drugs. I don’t like the idea of never being able to have fun without the help of a substance when I’m older.”
Angus Harrison

Look at These Gleeful People Taking Their First Drink After a Month of Sobriety

We asked people who did Dry January to document themselves getting smashed
Hannah Ewens
we saw this

7,665 Days: This Is What It's Like to See Tool Live Again After 21 Years in Prison

Tool's music stuck with me, even though I was hardly able to listen to it for decades.
Seth Ferranti
Festival Season!

I Went to a Music Festival Sober (and This Is What I Learned)

Abstaining from drugs and alcohol at a music festival was never my norm, but I am all the better for having done it.
Reisa Shanaman

Hanging Out at New York's Sex-Free, Alcohol-Free Bear Den

There's no sex or booze in the New York Bear Den, just plenty of red velvet cake and outgoing gay men.
Eric Shorey

You Can Now Go Clubbing Sober in Sweden With this Guy

Mårten Andersson's 'Sober' nightclub is opening in Stockholm this month.
Sara Brolin