Tag Archives: recovery

nothing was ever the same: what does it mean to be a sober addict in recovery…?

*for the purpose of this text, sober is used interchangeably with abstinence what does it mean to be a sober addict in recovery when western culture suggests that everybody drinks, that it’s normal, that it’s okay? that western culture suggests that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

is a party still a party without alcohol?

serious question: is a party still a party without alcohol?  if yes, then how come at least 90-95% of parties i get facebook invites to are at clubs and bars?  even most of the house parties i get invited to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

h ip

just act normal.  eat your burger.  just act normal.  try to hold onto those tears that don’t run. versus. i can’t help it anymore.  i really can’t.  i’m no good at this.  i can’t hold it in. i cry.  hearing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Community, Accessibility and Sober Spaces

*this article is co-authored by clementine morrigan & myself, geoff **pour traduction français par CÂLINS, PAVÉS, PAILLETTES, l’article est disponible ici: communauté, l’accessibilité et espaces sobres Harm reduction and sobriety philosophies are often positioned against one another. Harm reduction refers to practices … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

preview of upcoming zine “fractured///enigmas”

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

this is a calling for sobriety

this is a calling.  this is a calling for sobriety as resistance.  this is a calling for sobriety as community, healing and love.  this is not a calling for a temperance or prohibition movement, this is a calling for an … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

2nd pressing of “make all good things fall apart” now available

this half-size, 32 page zine, featuring a colour cover, is a collaborative project between geoff and clementine morrigan. it explores addiction, alcoholism, recovery, trauma, madness, radical sobriety, sobriety as resistance, intersectionality and the various ways in which addicts and alcoholics are constructed. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment