I am the mother of two adult daughters, both much loved and cared for. The eldest thought she could handle social drinking and party drugs, she could not. There is a journey addicts relate to - their journey. As a mother I have healed through the written word. This is my journey.
My daughter Laura AKA addictchild, with five years of sobriety, and her partner Ricky, with the same history, are designing labels for alcohol and other products. How amazing is that? … Continue reading The Joy of Irony
Five Years Sober Today my daughter Laura Lesley Sefton is five years sober. You can read our story. Addict Child – Lesley Sefton. Available on Amazon.co.uk – Amazon.com
Addict Child invites you to read about a family’s struggle with addiction and redemption. http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0762SYXZ5
On Monday I was interviewed by Selina talking about my book Addict Child on Talk Radio Europe. What an enjoyable experience. https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0762SYXZ5
If you have read my book Addict Child – A Mother’s Journey, and found interest in the content, please leave a review on Amazon – Thank you – It is … Continue reading Please leave your footprint
A gift from someone who gained an insight into our family struggle with addiction. https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0762SYXZ5
In 2014 I starting to post daily on my blog charting the journey I was forced to take alongside my daughter’s decline; to date I have received over 50,000, and … Continue reading Stats for Addictchild.com – The Blog
Addict Child – A Mother’s Journey is now available to buy on Amazon in paperback and Kindle. The Kindle ap can be downloaded on any device. Lesley Sefton is … Continue reading Addict Child – Now available in Paperback
After five days in publication, I want to say thank you, to so far: nine hundred readers who have downloaded my book Addict Child on Amazon. Paperback available soon. Though comments … Continue reading I invited family, friends and strangers to view our struggle with addiction.
Due to police intervention, I decided to stop posting daily. Years later, I have weaved the threads of the blog into a book: Addict Child — The reason is explained there. http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0762SYXZ5 … Continue reading Why did I stop blogging Addict Child?