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William Burroughs Talks Addiction
7 months ago

William Burroughs Talks Addiction

El Hombre Invisible, the Cosmonaut of Inner Space, Bill Lee, William S. Burroughs; the gaunt faced author of Naked Lunch & Junky, talks about his addiction to heroin in the following video interview …
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How has addiction affected me?
1 year ago

How has addiction affected me?

Ben Emerling is a content writer who works in the Metro Detroit area. Creative writer by day and avid adventurist by night. He dedicates his life to helping people achieve …
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How I Got Clean: Robby Cooper of Detroit Muscle
1 year ago

How I Got Clean: Robby Cooper of Detroit Muscle

Here is an excerpt from the new novel, Detroit Muscle, author Jeff Vande Zande. He tells the story of Robby Cooper, an OxyContin addict in early recovery. His ex-girlfriend is …
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“They Did the Best They Could”
1 year ago

“They Did the Best They Could”

Writer and speaker Amy Eden Jollymore is the author of The Kind Self-Healing Book: Raise Yourself Up with Curiosity and Compassion. She founded the self-help blog guesswhatnormalis.com for adult children …
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I Am NEVER Drinking Alcohol Again!
1 year ago

I Am NEVER Drinking Alcohol Again!

Lotta Dann wrote her way sober with the help of an anonymous blog called ‘Mrs D Is Going Without’, which started out small but slowly turned into something incredibly large …
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The Difficulty in Admitting Relapse (by guest Joseph Sharp)
1 year ago

The Difficulty in Admitting Relapse (by guest Joseph Sharp)

Today we are featuring Joseph Sharp, author of Quitting Crystal Meth: What To Expect And What To DoLiving Our Dying, and Spiritual Maturity. In addition Joseph writes an active blog “Quitting Crystal Meth” where he explores …
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Share Your Addiction Story
1 year ago

Share Your Addiction Story

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. …
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Understanding Addiction
1 year ago

Understanding Addiction

Understanding addiction — this comic depicts how drugs and other stimuli hijack dopamine signaling in the brain, causing changes that can lead to addiction.

 

If you or someone you …
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Wake Up and Fight, & More For The New Year
2 years ago

Wake Up and Fight, & More For The New Year

By  • Lists, Music, People

American folk hero Woody Guthrie was just like the rest of us. He began 1943 with a list of resolutions written in his journal that can serve as an inspiration to …
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A Sober History of American Drinking
2 years ago

A Sober History of American Drinking

Susan Cheever, the recovering alcoholic daughter of author John Cheever (whose own struggles with alcohol are legendary), has written a new book called Drinking in America: Our Secret History.  The book outlines the unexpected ways drinking …
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