Throughout Euphoria’s first season, we’ve watched Rue grapple with substance use disorder as a result of her depression, anxiety, and ADHD diagnoses.
If you’re going sober or reducing your drinking for the first time and are finding it difficult, you may feel a bit isolated — but you’re definitely not alone.
My drinking had become problematic. It was a fact that I accepted, but that I didn’t pay much attention to, because in my mind, there weren’t any consequences.
The complicated relationship between drinking and writing is well-documented, but how does creativity fare in sobriety?
I crave anything that gets me out of the insanity that encompasses my mind every minute of every day.