Strung Out: An Interview with Erin Khar

When I was in a 12-step program, I had so much shame... Some people seemed pissed off when you relapsed. I get that it’s upsetting, but have a little compassion.

Learning to Have Sex in Recovery

I had forgotten that I was once again in control of my own life... I needed to take charge of my sexual experiences just like I had taken charge of my recovery.

On Moderation and Other Fantasies

Even though I’ve quit drinking, I don’t pretend to understand moderation. I will never be someone who stops when they’re full. Not really.