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 Vacancy

Every night, while driving home from work, I pass the same motel with the red neon vacancy sign lit up….

Please Listen

I was recently looking back at some of my journal entries from the end of my active addiction. I would…

Our Voices Matter

It’s been a couple of weeks since I have written anything, which is unusual for me because I usually write…

Recovery Gave Me The Ability to Choose Again

The comment under an article that started it all: “We shouldn’t have to help fund the drug problem! Addiction is…

Dear Addiction: Meet Recovery

My Dearest Addiction,  I know what you are thinking. That by writing this letter you have found me in a…

Freedom From Active Addiction – Priceless

Recovery is not for the faint of heart. For many of us, it doesn’t come easy. And although it doesn’t…

Active Addiction: The Lies She Wanted to Hear

There is a beautiful life available to us all. A life free from active addiction. This is my story…a story that…

I Wanted to Save A Life, So I Started With My Own

I know a woman, who has so much potential and so much talent, but struggles with addiction in a way…

Alcohol – Not For Everyone

My relationship with alcohol has always been a bit tumultuous. I can admit that I had some fun in my…