Girl Walks Out of A Bar

Girl Walks Out of A Bar

A Memoir

Unknown - 2016
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Lisa Smith was a bright, young lawyer at a prestigious firm in NYC in the early nineties when alcoholism started to take over her life. What was once a way of escaping her insecurity and negativity became a means of coping with the anxiety and stress of an impossible workload. Girl Walks Out of a Bar is Smith's darkly comic and wrenchingly honest story of her formative years, the decade of alcohol and drug abuse, divorce, and her road to recovery. Smith describes how her spiraling circumstances conspired with her predisposition to depression and self-medication, nurturing an environment ripe for addiction to flourish. Girl Walks Out of a Bar is a candid portrait of alcoholism through the lens of gritty New York realism. Beneath the faȧde of success lies the reality of addiction.
Publisher: [United States]: SelectBooks, Inc., 2016
ISBN: 9781590793121
1590793129
Characteristics: text file
1 online resource
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital

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