As it often goes, treating drug and alcohol abuse is often done so with drugs and alcohol. I speak from my own experience.
Recently, I’ve been struggling with my mental health. For the first time, it seems too much. Don’t get me wrong, I want to live. That’s all I want to do.
Today, I am one year sober. While my climb to this point has been Sisyphean, I have stopped blaming myself and have now taken my own life back.
The sight of my country tearing itself apart is hard to watch. Especially sober. But, while it’d be easy to self-medicate to numb the reality, Trump’s not going to get me.
David Neff shares another excerpt from his memoir about his experiences with drugs. This excerpt examines drug culture and overdosing.
David Neff shares another excerpt from a memoir he is writing about his experiences with drugs. This excerpt describes what his dealer was like.
David Neff shares an excerpt from a memoir he is writing about his experiences with drugs. This glimpse illustrates how easily one goes from prescription painkillers to the full-blown epidemic our nation faces.