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Rum-colored Glasses

Rum-colored Glasses

As with most relationships with alcoholics, ours with my husband’s father and stepmother is complicated. My husband’s parents divorced when he was young, and he was raised by his mother and stepfather. They were wonderful parents to him and amazing grandparents to our two young children. His father and stepmother, however, are functioning alcoholics. I’ve […]

Moment Of Truth

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Moment Of Truth

I am 20 and have a 6 month old son and a fiancé. My father is an alcoholic of many years. My mother left him when I was nine and moved away with a new partner. My sister and I moved with her. However I decided I didn’t like it and came to live with […]

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For The Children

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I have been with my husband 20 years, and we have three kids. He is an alcoholic who is verbally and sometimes physically abusive. He has also had several affairs. We separated before, but he would temporarily change for the better when we got back together. The last two years I’ve wanted to end it, […]

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Down With The Ship

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I am a married man whose wife is a binge drinker. We have four children at home. My wife was a great mother and my best friend. She’s been drinking now for 15 years, gone to meetings, and had all there is to be offered by the National Health Service. When she left us, she […]

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