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105 Must Watch Films: Requiem For A Dream (2000)

Starring: Jared Leto, Jennifer Connelly, Marlon Wayans, Ellen Burstyn

Director: Darren Aronofsky

Dynamic, original, violent and bleak. This film tells the story of four people whose lives are intertwined, who all end up addicted to the drugs that they thought would change their lives for the better. 302 more words

105 Must See Films

Loopholes, Shmoopholes

A loss adjuster turns up to assess the damage.
He attempts to ask Proton a few questions, but as listening is not her strong point she begins to harangue him with demands for a nice apartment to move into and wants to know how much of her house will be replenished at their expense. 294 more words

Addiction

Honesty 

Of course, it is important to be honest with others. But before we can do so, it is essential that we be honest with ourselves. I’ll speak from personal experience; it is easy to repress, ignore, and neglect…certain aspects of ourselves that arouse unpleasant feelings like doubt or anxiety. 387 more words

Mom... You're Going Nuts!

A few months ago, a mother was found, unconscious on the floor, in a Lawrence Family Dollar store with her 2 year old daughter. It turns out that the woman was suffering from a drug overdose while her 2 year old daughter was trying desperately to wake her mother up. 212 more words

The Blood’s on the Wall: Illicit Drugs 

By Katherine Powell

In Cartel Land, director Matthew Heineman vivifies the nucleus of the drug war.

His story goes a little something like this.

In early 2013, Dr. 971 more words

Austin Urban Post

Draft

I’m a writer. With a flair for the dramatic. And an unhealthy tendency to romanticize fatalism. My mother was an alcoholic. I’ll be an alcoholic. She’s diabetic. 192 more words

Confession of an Ex-Drug Dealer

Do you know someone who is struggling with a drug habit? Let this testimony of an ex-drug dealer and user bless you. We welcome your comments.

Encouragement