Stories by Nic Sheff

Nic Sheff is a columnist for The Fix and the author of two memoirs about his struggles with addiction, the New York Times-bestselling Tweak, and We All Fall Down. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, two hound dogs, and a cat and has previously written about selling himself for sex and his father David Sheff's book Beautiful Boy, among many other topics. subscribe to Nic Sheff's feed

Posted on: Nov 8, 2012, Source: The Fix

I drank and used to escape the pain I was in but my problems only magnified. As it turns out, the clichés are true: the only way to get over those feelings is to go through them.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2012, Source: The Fix

I kept falling but eventually I started to learn how to not fall so far down, and how to pick myself up a little sooner.