Six students from Kake developed radio essays this winter for Raven Radio. We asked them, “What are you an expert in?” and they wrote with an ear for radio. Topics ranged from moose hunting to video gaming, addiction and being a part of a big family.
By the age of 10, I was walking into grocery stores and taking anything I desired for the price of nothing. My family was poor and sometimes we didn’t have food in the cupboards. So, I went out and got my own food to feed myself and family. But even when we became stable again, the stealing didn’t go away.
Instead of reaching for that bottle, reach for the phone. And call someone. Tell them you need help. Don’t afraid to reach out to your friends or your family. You do not have to be controlled by your drinking.