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, and the normal.
Hannah Brooks
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Why Pro Skater Neen Williams Got Sober

Williams's sobriety and newfound healthy diet has helped him get back on his board after years of partying.
VICE Staff
Creators: 50 States of Art

Essay: Inclusive DIY Space “The Mez” Nurtures Amateur Artists in Nebraska | #50StatesofArt

Gabriella Parsons explains how she co-founded The Mez, a substance-free art space in Lincoln, NE.
Gabriella Parsons

The Hard Lessons I Learned Sober Raving

Confessions of a reformed party girl.
Michelle Lhooq
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We Go to a Drug-Free Rave on Today's 'Daily VICE'

In an attempt to bring the focus back to the music, some club organizers have started to create drug-free rave nights based on positivity and community.
VICE Staff

How Australia Can Deal with the Fallout from Our Drunk Accent

Why improve ourselves when we could drag the rest of the world down with us?
Lee Zachariah
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

Talking to Teens Before and After Schoolies

We interviewed five teenagers before and after schoolies to compare their expectations with reality. Historically this has been a story of unchecked impulses and reckless behaviour. How things have changed.
Julian Morgans

This Guy Wants to See You in His Sober Night Club

Sober is the name of Stockholm's newest, hottest, soberest nightclub. Mårten Andersson is pretty sure that if you go there, you'll have a good time. But if you can't pass a breathalyzer, you don't get in.
Sara Brolin

Para One’s New Album ‘Club’ is By and For the People

With his life in balance, the French producer is back with a new album and a new commitment to a damn good party.
Lauren Schwartzberg

We Watched New York's Sexiest Drug Princess Smoke Weird Shit

We watched a cam girl named CrackDoubt smoke a credit card, the Bible, and a college diploma to see if she could get high on life.
Mitchell Sunderland