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    While drunk and high on heroin, I caused a major accident on a busy interstate

    Hell no and Heaven Yes!!!  I may learn every aspect of life the hard way, but if I may

    What is a Recovery Journey? It's both an individual story of your personal journey from addiction to recovery and a communal story that relates to the

    By Leslie Cappiello His death. Unexpected and sudden. Happy and grounded he seemed at this stage in his life at thirty

    The Power of Imagination in Psychotherapy Therapy emphasises the importance of exploring our minds, seeking truth or clarity and uncovering our past.

    Tennessee Williams, F Scott Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Cheever, Carver, Berryman… Six giants of American literature – and all addicted to alcohol.

    Creativity Can Play an Important Role in Addiction Recovery A novelist in recovery said he believed drinking made him a better

    Equilibrium, Truth, and Hope: What It's Like to Be a Writer in Recovery We speak to four accomplished writers about their writing

    - [ ] He stumbles about as if he’s lost in the dark set out in search for an ointment

    The Spirit Author: Adrian P. He is Here. With me In my place of Peace? He is Here With me Through the most ‘devil’ Of Nights. He is here In comfort With me In addiction. And Utter Depression. He is here

    Author: Megan K. Sober Struggle Down I fall, It grips me tighter. My soul forgot, That I’m a fighter. It hides until I’m Idle thinking. I thought it

    Author: Chris G. Gonna be a problem. From the second you entered my body, And swept through like a warm soothing wave. I knew

    I was never high enough. My body defied odds of survival. A regular EF5 tornado. He was my treatment center roommate

    When Sorority Noise sang, "Just last week, I slept 8 hours total. I barely sleep." I felt that. Back when I

    One of my favorite writers of all-time was an underrated talent behind the likes of Parks and Recreation, Eastbound and

    When Wolf Parade sang, "I keep my head up tight. I make my plans at night. And I don't sleep,