Posts tagged "sobriety"

Girl Talk: My Awkward Sober Sex Life

This is how it begins. He asks me to stand before him in my lace underwear, high heels, hose and bra. He sits in a chair and watches closely as…

Rebecca Parker | October 29, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: Don’t Judge Me For Not Drinking

I ran with a pretty tame crowd as a high schooler. We considered it a wild night if  we’d wrapped a musical theater production and all piled into someone’s basement to…

Sally McGraw | April 13, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Sex And The Sober Girl

The following piece was originally published on The Fix.

Since I was 19, I’ve worked on and off as a prostitute in New York City.  I learned a…

Emma Lee | February 7, 2012 - 1:00 pm

The Sober Pill Is On The Way

Scientists are hard at work on a pill that will limit the effects of alcohol on our brains, so that we can drink more without acting stupid. An experimental “sober…

Ami Angelowicz | September 30, 2011 - 10:20 am

5 Things I Plan On Doing With My Time Now That I’m Not Dating Or Drinking

Here’s the thing about drinking — it’s a multi-tasking activity and it makes lots of things even better. Here are just some things I really enjoy doing with a glass…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 13, 2011 - 1:30 pm

Girl Talk: I’m Now A Dry Dater

I stopped drinking when I was 29. I was tired of the consequences outweighing the benefits — tired of calling in sick to work, tired of hooking up with people…

Laura Barcella | March 15, 2010 - 2:00 pm