Dark Wine Waters (Paperback)
My Husband of a Thousand Joys and Sorrows
Central Recovery Press, 9781937612641, 206pp.
Publication Date: July 15, 2014
One woman's heartbreaking story of a marriage destroyed by her husband's addiction to alcohol.
The dynamics of codependency are illuminated in this gripping tale. Author Fran Simone describes her husband's attempts at treatment and subsequent relapse, his suicide, and her own recovery through a twelve-step program for families.
Fran Simone, PhD, is a recently retired professor emeritus from the graduate college of Marshall University in South Charleston, West Virginia. Her essays have appeared in The Voice and The Quarterly of the National Writing Project, the Charleston Gazette, Writers Digest, and The Forum.