sobriety

LGBTQ

How to Party at Pride If You're Sober

Mental preparation is just as important as a backpack full of seltzer.
Molly Priddy
5.29.19
Drugs

Getting 'California Sober' Showed Me a Kinder, Gentler Way to Do Drugs

When I quit every substance except weed and psychedelics, I could still party and expand my mind, but without the selfishness and addiction.
Michelle Lhooq
4.29.19
Munchies

Getting Sober as a Bartender Means Quitting the Clown Act

I had chosen not to be an artist. I had chosen to be a clown, and I wasn’t happy with it. So I stopped.
Nectaly Mendoza
4.4.19
Features

Iliana Regan's Current Drugs of Choice Are Making Exquisite Food and Listening to Podcasts About Cults

The Michelin-starred chef of Elizabeth and Kitsune sat down with us to talk about sobriety, sexuality, and serial killers.
Nick Rose
3.20.19
Culture

A Sobriety Coach Explains How Celebrities Like Wendy Williams Get Clean

On Tuesday, Williams revealed she's secretly been living in a group sobriety house and has a personal companion for recovery.
Taylor Hosking
3.19.19
Booze

Can a Bar Feel Like a Bar Without Booze?

The rise of alcohol-free bars asks if drinking’s spontaneity can be separated from booze's loosening properties.
Allegra Hobbs
1.29.19
Sobriety Check

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Drinking

Here's how a substantial phase of sobriety could affect your immune system, sleep, and even your skin.
Grant Stoddard
1.8.19
Broadly

Running Away From Drinking Myself to Death

On grief, morning runs, and not getting drunk to late-night news broadcasts alone anymore.
Robyn Kanner
1.7.19
christmas

Why I'm Spending This Christmas Sober

The holidays are built for drinking—but if you want to take it easy this Christmas perhaps this advice will help.
Tom Usher
12.18.18
drinking

What It's Really Like to Stay Sober in College

"I find alcohol existentially terrifying.”
Eve Peyser
12.4.18
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
11.15.18
Views My Own

I’m Transforming into a Nightmare Clown to Beat My Post-Sobriety Anxiety

I'm forcing myself to get on stage... what could possibly go wrong?
Jaik Puppyteeth
7.18.18
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