She Bets Her Life

A writer and former compulsive gambler reflects on women and addiction.

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We write and read into the abyss.  I was blessed last night with listeners who understood and, this morning, with callers who told stories and asked questions that were part of this on-going conversation.  Thank you.

I leave for him tomorrow.  So far, I have not gambled.  You are part of that.

Mary Sojourner, M.A., is the author of She Bets Her Life: A True Story of Gambling Addiction (Seal Press/ April 2010) and Going Through Ghosts (U.Nevada Press, 2010).

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