Sybil Wilkes talks with ABC news anchor Elizabeth Vargas about her new memoir BETWEEN BREATHS: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction.
Vargas on there being no “typical” representation of alcoholism:
“People think that if you’re an alcoholic you must be the guy living under the bridge, doesn’t have a job, wearing the raincoat, looks terrible, always has a bottle in a brown paper bag – and that is just not true. That’s not how most alcoholics look. And fact, the vast majority of alcoholics look just like you and me.”
Listen to the full interview below.
Sybil’s Book Club: Elizabeth Vargas’ Revealing New Memoir was originally published on www.blackamericaweb.com