"I was pretending to be someone I wasn’t, though, and really, I didn’t know who I was. I did know, though, that there was something inside me that I was ignoring."
By Daniel McKeown
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I had my first alcoholic drink at the age of 13, and I became an obsessive binge drinker throughout my teenage years. I was abused as a child and I wanted to forget that dreadful experience. Read full story
In 2004, Mary's American husband was killed in Iraq. Two years later her daughter died, and Mary's life crumbled. A downward spiral of drugs and sleeping rough was her existence for the next 10 years. Read full story