Do you get really excited when you find a shoe sale? Excited enough that your budget loses all meaning, and your closet has no room?

woman who buys too many shoes talks to therapist

"I tried going to Shoe Buyers Anonymous, but they ask you to stop buying shoes"

Being well-shod can become compulsive, and apparently this 12-step programs doesn't have all the answers!

Cartoon caption: Woman is talking with her therapist, and has a shopping bag next to her. "I tried going to Shoe Buyers Anonymous, but they ask you to stop buying shoes."

More cartoons like this. And here's a cartoon about what happens when you buy too much stuff.

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Content including cartoon © Donna Barstow 2012

Originally published in the Barnes & Noble calendar, "What Do Women REALLY Want? Cats, Chocolate, Shoes, and Love,"

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