What it’s Like

The wickedest thing about heroin is that it takes advantage of your own body chemistry to get you addicted. In therapy, I learned that your brain …

What Do I Do Now?

One reason many addicts, myself included, fail to stay sober is that we think of sobriety as a negative thing. It’s about not using drugs. It’s …

Things People Ask Me

Below, I’ve listed a few questions people have frequently asked me. If you have other questions that I haven’t answered in this blog, please feel free …

What Helped Me Quit

Four years into my addiction, my brother went to prison. This wasn’t some minor, 90 days in county jail slap on the wrist. He’d gotten caught …

My Story

Growing up, I spent a lot of time on my own. I never knew my dad, and mom was always too busy working to spend time …