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Sweet Girl by Travis Mulhauser

In this gritty story of survival set in northern Michigan, 16-year-old Percy James shoulders responsibilities beyond her years, quitting school to work at a furniture-making store to support herself and her drug-addicted mother Carletta whose disappearance during a snow-storm leads a concerned Percy to a drug-den where her outrage at the severe neglect of a baby brings her to risk life and limb to bring the child to safety. 159 more words

Fiction

Opioid overdoses in Palm Beach County up 75 percent in 2016

By Associated Press Monday, August 22nd 2016

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — Palm Beach County firefighters have been responding to an average of five opioid-related overdoses every day this year. 104 more words

Addiction

Fading Into The Past

Do you ever sit there alone at night and wonder where you’ve been? Obviously you know where YOU have been but you’re talking about the you you used to know. 615 more words

Serbisyong Kasangbahay Helps Drug Dependents Surrender to Authorities

MANILA, Philippines – At least six people dealing with illegal drugs in the Philippines sought assistance from UNTV’s Serbisyong Kasangbahay in surrendering themselves to the authorities. 482 more words

Daniel Razon

Party Line

That’s what they call it.

Shooting up in the bathroom

hunched over the sink.

A different “girlfriend” every week

bringing the goods.

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you know… 83 more words

Writing

A Sibling's Perspective

Hello to my mother’s lovely blog followers. My name is Natalie and I am my parents second oldest. My mom has touched on several issues that myself and my other siblings have gone through since Nick’s addiction started, but after her post earlier today ( 767 more words

Hurts Everyone

Dealing with an addict, it affects everyone who loves them.


Our son was the first grandchild on my husband’s side of the family and also my side. 344 more words