BIO

Kelly Fitzgerald is a writer based in Southwest Florida whose work has been published on sites like the Huffington Post and The Fix. She is best known for her personal blog, The Adventures of a Sober Señorita, where she writes about life as a former party girl living in recovery.
 

Kelly Fitzgerald's Articles

Poppies might be "natural," but last time I checked, opium's not great for you... Image: Thinkstock.

7 Myths That Contribute To The Stigma Around Addiction

How can we combat stigma? One way is to debunk the myths about addiction that currently saturate the public conversation. By breaking down these oppressive narratives, we can create an environment... Read...
Kelly Fitzgerald    |   06.22.16 12am   |   SHARE
My abortion helped me turn my life around.

My Abortion Was The Turning Point In My Life

The gynecologist said, “Congratulations!” He sent me home with some vitamin B pills, assuming that of COURSE I was going to carry this baby to term. My heart ached and I was devastated all over again... Read...
Kelly Fitzgerald    |   04.11.16 12am   |   SHARE