sobriety

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
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
sobriety

I Tried Out a Bunch of Natural Highs to Make Dry January Less Boring

From floating to masturbation to self-flagellation—there's a lot of stuff that doesn't contain alcohol and allegedly gets you high.
Justin Caffier
1.18.18
so sad today

Advice on Blowjobs and Life from So Sad Today

The trick is to "prime" the dick and stay sober.
So Sad Today
9.14.17
LGBTQ

The Compassion I Feel for My Drugged-Out Gay Bar Patrons

I've seen drugs ruin lives working the door of an LA gay bar. But as a former addict, I know that sobriety only comes from within—and that we can't judge others, no matter what.
Jeff Leavell
8.31.17
daily vice

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
8.30.17
sobriety

A Bartender and Her Favorite Regular Went Sober, but Still Hang Out in a Dive

Booze nearly destroyed both of their lives. And yet, they find solace and serenity in the place where they once got shitfaced.
Drew Schwartz
7.12.17
Books

America Has Been Trying to Get Sober for Over 300 Years

The new book 'Drunks' is a colorful history of America's attempts to lay off the sauce, from radical prohibitionists attacking frontier bars to modern rehab programs like AA.
Rachel Riederer
7.6.17
Photography

One Year of Sobriety, Caught in Exhilarating Photos

Nick Lipton’s new photo book is a reflection on his first year sober—and even sans booze, it's a wild ride.
Andrew Nunes
6.23.17
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