The Small Bow

Happy New Year, It’s Okay If You’re Not Ready

If this is your first sober New Year's Eve, please remember that it's just one day and this will all be over soon enough.

What Works For Others: New Routines for Cloudy, Eggshell Minds

Share a unique part of your recovery program. Is it yoga? Japanese flower arranging? Fencing? We're looking to compile a list of short 100-word capsules of non-12 Step, non-IOP ways you've chosen to enhance your life and heal yourself. The weirder the better! Email us at editors@thesmallbow.com Thanks

I’ll Ask Joe: Am I a Failure if Rehab Doesn’t Work for Me?

You won't be the best version of yourself after 30 days in rehab. The goal is to get better and do whatever works, so don't let the rehab industry (or AA) tell you that they're the only solution.

What It’s Like Over Here, What’s It Like Over There?

Here's a news series titled "Why I'm Probably A Drunk" where we ask writers we like who are still admitted problem drinkers to write about it the best they can.