Iria Vasquez-Paez

I have a B.A. in creative writing from San Francisco State. Can people please donate? I'm very low-income. I need to start an escape the Ferengi plan. 

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I'm An Alcoholic
6 months ago
Hi, my name is Iria, I’m an alcoholic. This is a piece on why you do not offer a sober person alcohol in any manner. You do not bring alcohol to the house of an alcoholic who doesn’t want alcohol to e...
Alcoholism Treatment in Europe
7 months ago
In Europe, people do not do the total abstinence from drinking thing like we do in the United States. Our treatment programs focus on kicking alcohol permanently. In the United States, alcoholism is o...
My Alcoholism Prevented Me From Getting Advanced Degrees
8 months ago
When I was busy drinking on half-baked meds and wasting my time in other ways, I didn’t think about how this would impact my desire to get advanced degrees. I knew in my twenties that I wanted to beco...
How I Recognized I'm an Alcoholic
9 months ago
I was flirting with functional alcoholism from the age of 18 when I graduated high school. My family imposes their problems with alcohol on each other, with nobody really recognizing their problem. I ...