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110th Day of Rehab

A random memory, from first or tenth or hundredth day of alcohol rehab: I am lying in bed, at the alcohol rehab center. It is morning, I think: early morning, that time of the day when the sun is more of a rumor than anything else, a dim and distant whisper of gold fixed somewhere …

Marijuana addiction

Marijuana addiction

Think you can’t get hooked on marijuana? Think again. Marijuana addiction is a real thing. I know because I lived it because I wound up trapped in a world where it was like there was just me and my desire to smoke…and where everything I did ultimately had to lead me back to weed. I …

The Pain of My Inheritance

The Pain of My Inheritance

Some people inherit houses, or trust funds. Me? I inherited alcoholism. My old man was a drinker. Socially. Antisocially. Asocially. He wasn’t a drunk, mind you; he never came home sloppy, or with lipstick on his collar, or with an urge to lay into me and my Mom. He was a pretty good dad, actually…he …

Thank you Drug Treatment

Sober 6 years-Thank you Drug Treatment

Have you ever considered drug treatment? Trust me, if you need it you should definitely consider taking it on. Drug treatment helped me and my buddy Josh. We were definitely in dire straits by the time we got into rehab and if we hadn’t gotten into drug treatment we may not have even made it …

Addiction To Painkillers

Addiction To Painkillers

Somebody who is fighting a painkiller addiction? If you answered yes to either of those questions then there is definitely going to be some high quality information in this article for you. So please continue to read this article and figure out exactly what you need to know about this particular topic. Please call right …

Alcohol Addiction

Alcohol Addiction

She walked into my hair salon, while I was sitting there, reading Vogue, under the hair dryer and confronted me. I couldn’t believe it. My sister of all people, showed up out of the blue and confronted me about my alcohol abuse. Then, I wanted to yell at her in front of all my friends. …