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when we lose love -- a poem about overdosing

I wrote this poem after visiting a friend who had overdosed on heroin while he was in the hospital.  He would be confined to a wheel chair for the rest f his life and couldn’t really speak anymore.   169 more words

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The Hidden Strength and Resilience of Addicts

I have read that there is not a person walking this Earth stronger than a recovering addict. To say that I agree whole-heartedly is an understatement. 776 more words

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Dickey Betts says "a dirty little business deal" got him kicked out of the Allmans

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, AUG. 30, 2001

On the cover of his latest CD, former Allman Brothers guitarist Dickey Betts is pictured standing in the entranceway of his Florida home, surrounded by his six bandmates, a small dog leaning against his denim-clad leg. 801 more words

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Two Arrested In Sturbridge For Alleged Heroin Trafficking

STURBRIDGE (CBS) — Two men were arrested by State Police on Route 84 in Sturbridge Saturday night for allegedly trafficking heroin.

According to State Police, Trooper Sergio Figueiredo pulled over a 1999 Buick Century for several traffic violations.   92 more words

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WRITTEN OFF: The Short, Sad, Beautiful Life of Matt Edwards

I recently received an email from a woman whose son, Matt, passed away too early from a heroin overdose. You may have read her blog before,  292 more words

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