In this excerpt from “Secret Life of a Hollywood Sex & Love Addict: A Novel,” author Brianne Davis dramatizes how she overcame her addiction in a town where sex is a commodity.
Brianne Davis is a Hollywood actress, writer, producer and director. She can be seen as an actress in Lucifer, Casual, True Blood, the History Channel's series Six, and the film Jarhead starring Jake Gyllenhaal. Brianne has produced three films with her production company, Give & Take Productions. She has directed two films, The Night Visitor 2: Heather's Story and Deadly Signal.
Brianne has over a decade of recovery as a sex and love addict. Inspired by her life experience, she is the host of the popular Personal Journals podcast Secret Life. Her article "I'm a Sex and Love Addict. Here's How I Realized I Had a Problem." was published in HuffPost Personal's March 2020 issue and received over a million views. Brianne lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Mark Gantt and son, Davis.