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Special Guest Podcast featuring ‘Since Right Now’
10 months ago

Special Guest Podcast featuring ‘Since Right Now’

Join us for a special guest conversation with Chris Aguirre alongside Jeff and Matt from the Since Right Now addiction recovery podcast from Recovery Revolution. Listen in as the boys step into …
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Share Your Addiction Story Here
10 months ago

Share Your Addiction Story Here

This is your stage. Tell your story. And we’ll amplify it!  We believe that by sharing our stories of recovery, we can empower others to overcome addiction. We need your voice! We’re looking …
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This Podcast on Addiction Really Hits Home
12 months ago

This Podcast on Addiction Really Hits Home

A new episode of Radiolab takes a sober look at the throbbing, aching, craving desire states that return us (again and again) to the object of our addictions… and discuss some available …
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Transcending Addiction with Billie Holiday
2 years ago

Transcending Addiction with Billie Holiday

You can’t have a complete conversation about Billie Holiday’s life without discussing her relationship with drugs. Her struggle with addiction and the impact it had on her life is a …
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Who’s Afraid of Richard Burton?
2 years ago

Who’s Afraid of Richard Burton?

Richard Burton was a great fan of Dylan Thomas. They were friends and drinking buddies (although there is no doubt that Burton was twice the drinker than Dylan would ever …
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Recovery Is Better When We Do the Johnny Cash To-Do List!
2 years ago

Recovery Is Better When We Do the Johnny Cash To-Do List!

By  • Music, People

Kissing, worrying, visiting mama — Johnny Cash’s to-do list rocks! And recovery is better with these 10 tips from the Man in Black.

 

If you or someone you know is struggling …
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When David Foster Wallace Went to Rehab
2 years ago

When David Foster Wallace Went to Rehab

At the end of 1989, David Foster Wallace was admitted to McLean Hospital, the psychiatric hospital associated with Harvard University, for substance addiction. He was twenty-seven years old and increasingly …
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Marc Maron Before Rehab
2 years ago

Marc Maron Before Rehab

After college, Marc Maron moved to L.A. and did enough blow to kill a brontosaurus. He soon suffered a psychotic breakdown so severe that his own dealer urged him to leave town. …
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From Homeless to Magna Cum Laude
3 years ago

From Homeless to Magna Cum Laude

 

by DANEY HILL, from NPR:

I was fighting a rat for the remnants of a corn dog I’d salvaged from the trash. That’s when I realized I’d crossed the final line …
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A Man Under the Influence
3 years ago

A Man Under the Influence

John Cassavetes – director maudit, the “father of American independent cinema”, and patron saint of Martin Scorsese – is a case in point. Cassavetes died prematurely, aged …
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