When Paige was 14 her mother died. But first came the sickness years where the attention focused on her mother, and the daughter felt lost. It really wasn’t anyone’s fault. No one noticed if she didn’t eat, not until she became very, very thin. Then Paige found that drinking made her feel happy and social.
When Austin boarded the plane to Bangkok, his life was so far from normal that the idea of going to a Buddhist rehab monastery in Thailand just seemed like one more weirdness. “I was a shell of a person and it’s rough at Thamkrabok. You get your little mat, a bell rings and you go