Andrew Macrae's articles
I’ve had a problematic relationship with alcohol for all of my adult life. My dad was an alcoholic. Both my grandfathers. When I tell people I have trouble with alcohol, they don’t believe me. That concept conjures up someone who gave everything away to drink on a park bench and beg for chump change. Someone who goes through two bottles of spirits a day. It doesn’t intersect with the image of someone like me, with a good income, a Ph.D. and a published novel.