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I've had an idea!

It’s 2.30am, and I should be in bed. I should leave this post for a time when I can express myself clearly, but I have to get it out there now. 722 more words

Happy New Year

Happy New Year and Welcome 2017.

The great, Concord Mass writer, Ralph Waldo Emerson said it well, ” The only person your are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” 175 more words



This is the first post of, “Recovery Isn’t For Wimps.” This post is really just a test to get some of the kinks out of the system. 44 more words

Addiction Recovery

How are you supposed to let go of "The Past" when its everywhere?

Ugh. I have been triggered massively this weekend. Just when I think im getting somewhere and the people and the past experiences are just a memory never to be forgotten but soundly asleep at the back of my mind someone makes them spring back to life like a very disturbing jack in a box. 594 more words

A Day In The Life

Fact or Myth: What You Need to Know about Addition and Recovery

Drug addiction is an important problem that our society needs to tackle. However, this topic still seems very much taboo in conversations. This resulted into lots of misinformation and little knowledge about the topic. 376 more words

Drug Recovery Programs

Catherine Byrne: "Addiction is an illness"

Ireland’s new Drug Minister, Catherine Byrne, is leading a progressive charge at drug misuse. The old paradigm of substance misuse is that it is criminal behavior indicative of a criminal mind and therefore requires punishment. 145 more words

Brendan Quinn

Jarring Statistics on 2015 Drug Deaths in England and Wales

2015 marked another bloody year for substance misuse. The Office for National Statisticsrecently reported that there were over 3,670 drug poisoning deaths in England and Wales–the largest death toll since 1993. 114 more words

Brendan Quinn