How I Could Have Helped My Father

I still flinch at the memory of losing both parents to a situation beyond my control. I lost my Mum to cancer, and I understand that there was no way I could have made a…

What Alcohol Addiction Signs I’ve Noticed In My Dad?

If you are wondering, “am I an alcoholic?” you need to know everything about alcohol addiction signs and symptoms. My father was an alcoholic, and I lost him to addictions and self-destructive tendencies. This is…

Orphan Only Child

I’ll never forget how I found my father after he died from alcohol poisoning. The image is seared into my brain and is even worse than picturing my frail mother in the hospital bed with…

Schizophrenia or Alcoholic Hallucinosis?

My dad’s drinking spiraled out of control quickly after my mom’s death. It started with the glass of whiskey after her funeral and progressed to him drinking throughout his bereavement leave. When I would go…