ISBN-10: 1920601724

ISBN-13: 9781920601720

“My identify is Samantha and I’m an alcoholic."“At the time of writing, I’ve been sober for thirteen years, 11months and sixteen days. And definite I nonetheless count number. I promised Iwould by no means discuss it publicly till my childrenunderstood what that intended, that mommy was once an alcoholic.I imagine they could have understood lengthy sooner than I did.”From Whiskey to Water is the no-holds-barred memoir byone of South Africa’s such a lot enjoyed radio speak express hosts, SamCowen. Having saved her alcohol habit good away fromthe public eye for over 14 years, during this tell-all story, Sam findsthe braveness to speak about her fight together with her addictionto whiskey, nutrition and eventually to a keenness that kept herlife – marathon swimming. advised in her characteristicallyhilarious dead-pan sort, this is often one of many bravest booksyou’ll learn this year.“So it is a ebook on how i finished ingesting? No, it’snot. It’s how i finished ingesting, began consuming, becameclinically critically overweight, stopped consuming (everything thatwasn’t nailed down) and swam my approach to freedom. No, it’snot. It’s really approximately dependancy and studying and sadnessand nervousness and love and force. It’s approximately channelling theunchangeable into the astounding. It’s approximately dragons andlearning how one can placed them to sleep if you can’t slay them.It’s approximately being my very own Daenarys.”

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