Crystal grew up in a tumultuous household. Dealing with her father’s alcoholism, a close friend’s unexpected death, and the incessant yearning to belong.
As a child, Paula couldn’t fathom her own father, who spoiled her incessantly, could ever be “the neighborhood drug dealer.”
Monica’s story of addiction to pain-meds started in her mid-teens.
After being raped and stealing for her next fix, Monica realized it was time to change her ways.
Jenna looked to alcohol to self-soothe, feeling better and better, with every sip she was taking.