The award-winning Coffee and Quaq celebrates and explores contemporary Native life in urban Alaska with a special on the topic of sobriety and the choices surrounding it.
“You don’t have to be able to see the whole staircase to take the first step. It was more of a feeling for me than it was a plan. I didn’t start really writing things out and doing the research and understanding what it means to lead a healthy life until after. Those things just come naturally and you have to give yourself time. You can’t be hard on yourself…It’s going to be scary, but you have to get over that fear, and you will. If you really, really, really want to do this, then you’re going to get over that fear. It’s inevitable.”Listen to “Episode 16: Sobriety Awareness Month” on Spreaker.