Gary is an alcoholic who has been sober for over 20 years. He is beginning to tell his story. Honest and relevant, this story will be one of heartbreak and healing. And of great consequence to me, as Gary is my Dad. He has only written the first two posts out of many, but I wanted to link to them here for those of you who may be interested in reading of the miracle of a changed life.


Click on the titles to read the first two posts in the series:

Gary starts getting drunk

I turn 21 and Dad takes me to “The Cozy” in the strip mall behind our house for my first celebratory drink as a legal-age real person.  I guess that’s how it started with him when he turned 21…

Like Father…

I’m in my teens before I realize Dad is an alcoholic, drinks pretty much all day every day, and is the unhappiest man I’ll ever know….