Stories by Kristen McGuiness

Kristen McGuiness is a freelance writer and regular contributor to The Fix who wrote previously about old timers in AA and sober travel, among other topics. She is the author of 51/50: The Magical Adventures of a Single Life. subscribe to Kristen McGuiness's feed

Posted on: Apr 4, 2014, Source: The Fix

These methods are unconventional, but they've kept me sane and sober.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2012, Source: The Fix

Going to meetings every day and sponsoring a bunch of newcomers is fantastic—until you realize you’ve overdone it.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2012, Source: The Fix

Meet Gabor Maté, a doctor who works with North America’s only supervised injection site and believes that addicts are some of the happiest people he knows.