'I was mad at that bottle. At how it allowed me to stay complacent and numb.' jessicasimpson
The pop star/fashion mogul opens up about addition in her new memoir., who published an exclusive excerpt of the book."I'm a horrible liar." In the preview, Simpson reveals that as a young child, she was sexually abused by the daughter of a close family friend. Simpson recalls the abuse starting when she was six years old:"It would start with tickling my back and then go into things that were extremely uncomfortable." Related | All The Pieces of Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross At 12, Simpson says she finally told her parents after grappling with internal conflict."I was the victim but somehow I felt in the wrong," she writes. Her mother yelled at her father,"I told you something was happening." And though they never went back to her parents' friends' house, Simpson reveals,"...we also didn't talk about what I had said." Jessica Simpson on Instagram: “Thank you @people for helping me share my story. There is so much beauty on the other side of fear and I hope my truth can help. I can’t…” Hiding her pain and trauma behind mounting career pressures, Simpson turned to alcohol and other drugs."I was killing myself with all the drinking and pills," she writes. Then in 2017, after hitting rock bottom at a Halloween party hosted in her home, she knew she had to stop."Giving up the alcohol was easy," Simpson recalls."I was mad at that bottle. At how it allowed me to stay complacent and numb." Related | Diving Into Jessica Simpson's 2006 Epic 'A Public Affair' With the help of therapy and sobriety, Simpson claims she has"found direction and that was to walk straight ahead with no fear." She says,"Honesty is hard but it's the most rewarding thing we have. And getting to the other side of fear is beautiful." Open Book Read more: PAPER Magazine
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Jessica Simpson Details Alcohol, Pill Addiction After Sexual Abuse In New Memoir'Something’s got to stop.'
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